Odd-Even formula has been huge success in reducing air pollution: AAP

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Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday claimed that the odd-even formula to curb air pollution had resulted in a considerable success.

The party took to twitter to post the latest finding which showed significant reduction in air pollution.

It said, “Trend of about 50% decline in air pollution by PM 2.5 and PM 10 levels in Delhi (till 5 January) compared to last 5 years. These air pollution levels are around 50% less than average recordings since odd-even plan started on 1 January.”

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The AAP government of Delhi had launched an ambitious odd-even formula after the High Court likened the rising air pollution in the capital to that of living in gas chamber.

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Under the scheme, the cars with odd numbers are allowed on odd dates and cars with even numbers on even dates. The ongoing experiment is meant for a fortnight ending on 15 January.

The party said that of the 17 locations in Delhi, the ‘lowest measurement was 91 and highest 268 – a clear dip in even peak recordings of PM 2.5 levels.’

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It added, “In 17 places measured on Monday, PM 10 air pollution levels show marked decline as it recorded at less than 300 at 9 places,”

2 COMMENTS

  1. When will the Anglophonic Indians develop the culture of looking at what is being done and not who is doing it ? The issue of odd even formula – an issue of life and death to all – instead of praising and supporting is being roughly handled by High Court judge. What difference does it make if the high court judge – ruling against odd even formula – is working as a judge or working as a terrorist ?

  2. पीके_सिरफिरा_रविश ‏@PRAMODKAUSHIK9 9h9 hours ago
    जेटली साहब ने गलत जगह और गलत समय पर तथा गलत तरीके से व गलत आदमी से टाकरा मौल ले लिया है, इस गलती का उन्हें जल्दी ही अहसास हो जायेगा।

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