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‘Check Influx of People Into Delhi’: Ex-NGT Chief Suggests Ways to Battle Delhi Smog

July 7, 2018, 6:29 PM IST India India
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As air quality in national capital continues to deteriorate, the larger question is — why is Delhi becoming world’s most polluted city. Speaking to CNN-News18’s Executive Editor Bhupendra Chaubey, ex-National Green Tribunal (NGT) chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar says Delhi’s “overpopulation” is one of the main causes behind increasing pollution. He suggests that influx of people into the national capital should be checked. Kumar believes that development of smaller towns is the need of the hour.