Delhi imposes three-day ban on entry of trucks as pollution soars

ANI New Delhi, Delhi, India Nov 09, 2018, 12:16 PM(IST)

The government on Thursday night imposed a three-day ban on commercial trucks from entering the city unless they are transporting essential commodities. The prohibition has come at a time when the air quality in the Indian capital reached the 'severe' level post celebration of the Hindu festival of Diwali. Water sprinklers were also pressed into service to combat smog and dust. The World is One News, WION examines global issues with in-depth analysis. We provide much more than the news of the day. Our aim is to empower people to explore their world. Please keep discussions on this channel clean and respectful and refrain from using racist or sexist slurs as well as personal insults. Subscribe to our channel at https://goo.gl/JfY3NI Check out our website: http://www.wionews.com Connect with us on our social media handles: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WIONews Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIONews Google Plus: https://plus.google.com/+WIONews

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