The 24-hour average Air Quality Index (AQI) in the city was 330 on Sunday compared to 437 Saturday as emissions from farm fires in Haryana and Punjab dropped, PTI reported. The AQI was and 471 on Friday, the worst this season so far. AQI above 300 is ‘hazardous’.
Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will meet chief ministers and state finance ministers to discuss getting private investments for the economy. The meeting will discuss easing norms on land and water use for business, said Ajay Seth, India economic affairs secretary, last week.