- Schools will open in Delhi from November 29.
- Colleges will also open along with schools.
- For the time being, both schools and colleges will remain closed till Sunday.
Gopal Rai has said that from November 27 to December 3, only CNG and electric vehicles engaged in non-essential services will be allowed to enter, while the ban on trucks running on petrol and diesel will continue. Apart from this, all the offices of the Delhi government will open from November 29.
Earlier, the Delhi government had lifted the ban on construction and demolition (C&D) activities across the capital, citing improvement in air quality. Gopal Rai, however, said on Wednesday that construction activities would be temporarily halted if any violations are found at the sites.
The overall air quality index (AIQ) of Delhi stood at 280 on Wednesday. According to SAFAR, the PM10 level was recorded at 58 in the ‘satisfactory’ category and the PM 2.5 level at 38 in the ‘satisfactory’ category. According to the SAFAR bulletin, the local surface winds are likely to increase from November 27 which will result in an improvement in the air quality.
Delhi School Reopening: Schools and colleges will open in Delhi from Monday, know important details here
Schools were closed on 17 November
Explain that in view of the serious pollution situation in Delhi, schools and colleges were closed on November 17 till further orders. Along with this, 100 percent work from home (WFH) was implemented in the government department.