Air pollution reach 'hazardous' levels in Bangkok, Schools shut

Jan 23, 2020, 12.35 PM(IST)

Schools were closed in Bangkok on January 22 due to unhealthy levels of air pollution. The Bangkok air quality index (AQI) climbed to 170 on January 21 morning prompting the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration to order 437 schools to shut down for the day on January 22.