A BLANKET OF TOXIC SMOKE, INDIA IS SUFFERING FROM AN IMPENDING DISASTER
Soaring Pollution in India’s capital city of New Delhi are feared to have worsened the COVID-19 Crises.
Doctors say Pandemic is having a heavy toll in New Delhi as air pollution rises dramatically.
Doctors WARN that New Delhi Population of over 200 Million People is vulnerable to COVID-19.
Health experts say pollution increases risk of infections and severe respiratory diseases.
India has World’s largest number of COVID-19 infections after the USA with 9 Million infections!
New Delhi is seeing a surge in new cases, despite a drop in infections rate elsewhere in the Nation.
Doctors say increased pollution has led to a rise in at least 25% respiratory problems.
Doctors also say that air pollutants contribute to a higher risk of deaths from COVID-19!
That 15% of COVID-19 global deaths could have been avoided if air quality was better!
Different parts of India are running out of hospital beds and much needed Ventilators.
Indian Medical Association say 13% of New Delhi COVID-19 infections may be Population related.
Indian Government has increased fines for people not wearing face masks in an attempt to curb COVID-19 Pandemic.
It is also ramping up COVID-19 testing.
Environmentalists say New Delhi have seen 5 Consecutive days of “HARZADOUS” air quality.
Air quality index in New Delhi reached 490 on a scale of 500 during the past few days.
Rate of harmful particulate matter briefly rose to 30 times of what is considered safe.
Car emissions, Construction waste burning of waste, are cited among reasons for Pollution.
Thick Smog blurred City’s stalline and many people complained of breathing difficulties.