Air index moderated after 10 months, 10 air quality meters installed in Peshawar, adviser CM KP

Peshawar: Corona virus has reduced road traffic due to a nationwide lockdown, which has reduced air pollution, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is also showing signs of environmental improvement, according to environmental experts The province has witnessed a significant drop in air pollution since the lockdown, one expert claimed, for the first time in decades after being pollution-free and healthy.

The air quality index in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has improved, with the World Health Organization estimating that exposure to toxic particles in polluted air annually kills nearly seven million people. According to the WHO, 2016 in Peshawar, the world One of the most polluted cities was. Azam Khan's long-term priority is to improve the environment. He wants the KP government to adopt eco-friendly policies. When contacted by The Tribune, he said that we have installed meters for air quality testing at ten places in Peshawar. I, Karachi reached No. 42 on the other side of the Air Quality Index.

Karachi was the 27th most polluted city in the world on the last day. According to the environment, transport closures and limited industrial activity in Karachi are the main reason for the reduction of air pollution. Air quality was extremely unhealthy in Karachi in November 2019. I had a pollution rate of 227 but now Karachi air quality has come down to moderate levels after several months. Karachi is generally at an unhealthy level for sensitive people and sometimes goes to unhealthy levels for all kinds of people. According to the expert environment, the air quality of Lahore is also seeing tremendous improvement and Lahore. In cities around the world, the air quality index is ranked at 50th, Lahore's pollution rate is only 53%. Islamabad's air quality is much better than Karachi and Lahore, Islamabad's air pollution rate is just 43%.


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