Delhi School News Today: Schools in Delhi to Reopen from Monday; City’s AQI Improves

Delhi School News Today: Delhi AQI has improved and fallen to the 'very poor' category from 'severe''. The government has decided to reopen schools from November 20, 2023 onwards.

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Updated: Nov 19, 2023 12:19 IST
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School News Today Delhi

Delhi School News Today: The air quality in Delhi has now improved to the 'very poor' category from 'severe' earlier. The winter break was announced from November 9 to 18, 2023.  Delhi government has announced the reopening of schools from November 20, 2023, as the city's AQI is improving. Check out the latest updates on Delhi school news today here.

After Diwali, Delhi's AQI dipped into the 'severe' category for a few days due to the massive bursting of firecrackers even after the SC ban. However, today an improvement can be seen in various regions of Delhi where the AQI is either poor or very poor.

Delhi School News Today: City’s AQI Improves to 'Very Poor' Category

As per the SAFAR (System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research), the average AQI in Delhi was 317 (very poor category) on Saturday.

Delhi AQI: Check Pollution Level in Delhi

Check out the worsening quality of air in some regions of Delhi below:

Pusa, Delhi - DPCC
West Delhi  281 AQI  Poor
Punjabi Bagh, Delhi - DPCC
Pitampura  336 AQI  Very Poor
North Campus, DU, Delhi - IMD
Delhi Milk Scheme Colony  318 AQI  Very Poor
IGI Airport (T3), Delhi - IMD
New Delhi  315 AQI  Very Poor
Ashok Vihar, Delhi - DPCC
Ashok Vihar II  191 AQI  Moderate
Dwarka-Sector 8, Delhi - DPCC
Dwarka    324 AQI  Very Poor
Gurugram School News Update

Gurugram DC issued the order to resume classes with immediate effect. The office of Deputy Commissioner has taken back the order which stated shut down of schools until further directions.

Gurugram DC took to the microblogging site X to pen, ‘’#Order | In light of the enhanced air quality in District Gurugram, the order to withdraw Pre School, Pre Primary & Primary classes (Nursery to Class V) is now lifted. Classes resume as usual, effective immediately.’’

Check Out Official Tweet Here:

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