New Delhi: With the monsoon showers lashing the national capital in the last two days, the air quality has significantly improved to ‘good’ category on Tuesday.
As per the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR), Delhi’s overall Air Quality Index (AQI) recorded at 47.
The concentrations of PM10 and PM2.5 particles recorded at 47 and 22 respectively at 6 am on Tuesday.
The air quality is also expected to get better in the coming days. The pollution monitoring system predicted the air quality to improve on Wednesday.
On Wednesday, PM10 particles are expected to decline to 33, while PM2.5 particles are expected to drop to 16.
The India Meteorological Department has said that Delhi is likely to witness heavy rains at isolated places over the next two days.
They said that as the monsoon is also running through the region, moderate to heavy rains are expected in the next 24 hours.