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Nightlong Diwali crackers create huge smog over Delhi

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[Updated:14 Nov 2012, 16:27:17]

New Delhi, Nov 14: India TV reporters went to different locations of the national capital on Diwali night to check the level of pollution due to Diwali crackers that went throughout the night. Till 9 am on Wednesday morning, large parts of the capital was enveloped in a huge smog.




Even India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Akshardham Temple and other major landmarks were not visible from a distance of 50 metres due to a thick envelope of smoke emanating from firecrackers.  

India TV reporters found the prestigious AIIMS hospital enveloped in a cloud of smoke on Diwali night with a large number of patients undergoing treatment inside.

Paharganj, Connaught Place, Gol Dakkhana, Raj Path, Mayur Vihar were also enveloped in thick smoke due to constant use of firecrackers.  

nightlong diwali crackers create huge smog over delhi- India Tv
nightlong diwali crackers create huge smog over delhi