With mercury dipping in the capital, there is a risk of smog and increasing pollution levels. According to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR), Delhi AQI is set to become worse but likely to stay in the 'Very Poor' category over the next two days.
The overall AQI stands at 309 on November 14, 2022. The air quality at individual places varies between 'Poor' to 'Very poor' as per the Central and Delhi Pollution Control Board. This includes Jawaharlal Nehru stadium 310, Nehru Nagar 328, Patparganj 342, and Shadipur (West Delhi) 337.
Moreover, a spell of shallow to moderate fog is expected to envelop Delhi starting Monday. According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the city will see shallow fog this week. This will be followed by two days of moderate fog.