As the air quality once again dips in the national capital Chief Minister (CM) Arvind Kejriwal has said that ongoing odd-even scheme may be extended. The Delhi CM said on Wednesday that if the need arise then his government would not hesitate to extend the duration of odd-even scheme.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal: If required we can extend Odd-Even scheme. pic.twitter.com/vy2JL8qDWn— ANI (@ANI) November 13, 2019
Recently a Public Health Emergency was declared in the Delhi NCR region amidst the rise in pollution level post-Diwali. The German Chancellor Angela Merkel who was in the capital at that time also expressed her concern about Delhi’s air quality.
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CM Kejriwal blamed his counterparts in Haryana and Punjab for failing to curb the stubble burning in there state.
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