Press Reporter News Service
Patiala, November 5
The Well being Division on Friday suggested folks to remain indoors after air high quality worsened owing to Diwali celebrations.
The well being division has suggested folks to keep away from outside actions till the air high quality index improves.
The air high quality Index (AQI) in Jalandhar was within the very poor class whereas in Patiala, Ludhiana and Amritsar it was within the poor class.
Ropar is the one district within the state that was in inexperienced zone (passable) class.
Dr Sumeet Singh, nodal officer, Nationwide Programme for Local weather Change and Human Well being, mentioned asthmatic folks ought to carry their inhalers on a regular basis. He mentioned these affected by respiratory problems ought to take further precautions.
He mentioned, “Air high quality index is poor. In addition to, PM-10 can be very excessive; subsequently, folks ought to keep indoors. Keep away from outside actions till the air high quality improves.”