Analysis: New Delhi smog threatens health of residents

Indian offiicials have declared a public health emergency in the capital, New Delhi because of deteriorating air quality.
Chronic air pollution in and around India’s capital, New Delhi has dipped to a new low this year, leading some scientists to liken it to smoking 50 cigerettes a day.
Residents are complaining of sore eyes and throats and some flights have been disrupted.

Bharath Gopalaswamy with the Observer Research Foundation.
He joins us on Skype from Mumbai to discuss this.

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