What do you do when it harms you just to breathe?
Delhi folks will confirm: the air, like every winter, has begun to get worse. With three days to Diwali, air pollution levels have already reached alarming levels in the capital, with some localities seeing 5 times more pollution than the norm, as visualized in the real-time air pollution map below.
Get ready for one of the most important works of nonfiction this year: Choked: Inside the World’s Most Polluted Cities, by journalist Pallavi Aiyar, tells you how polluted air affects your health, and what you can do to minimize the effects. Quoting from the latest scientific data, Pallavi, who has lived in both Delhi and Beijing, writes about what Delhi can learn from the Chinese capital’s successes and failures in mitigating pollution.
Coming to the Juggernaut app next Thursday!