New Delhi, November 9: The recent crisis in Delhi NCR regarding air pollution has triggered an alarming situation which demands a solid solution. Government is also handling the situation with high importance. Hence in response to pollution threat, a Seven-member committee headed by Environment Secretary has been constituted. The committee will monitor meet at regular, short intervals to draw up a plan and ensure enforcement.
Important decisions of the meeting:
Along with that, it was decided that closure of brick kilns, hot mix plants, stone crushers, intensification of public transport, the sprinkling of water and mechanized sweeping of roads, ban on construction, ban on the use of pet coke and furnace oil should be fully implemented.