Rajasthan’s Bhiwadi was country's most polluted city on Diwali day
Rajasthan's Bhiwadi, which is infamous for its smoke-emitting industries, has now has got the dubious distinction of being the most polluted city in the country.
The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) issued a report on Diwali mentioning ambient air quality which has revealed pollution level in different cities of the country.
Rajasthan’s Bhiwadi was the most polluted city in the country according to CPCB's report on Air Quality Index (AQI), which shows that the level of pollution was 425 micrograms per cubic metre.
Kolkata occupies the second spot, while Agra is the third most polluted city of the country.
In 2016, Agra was the most polluted city.
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