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Why Is There An Increase In Punjab Farm Fires This Year?

Nov 03, 2020 06:22 PM IST India India

The Punjab Pollution Control Board has reported a 57% increase in the number of farm fires in Punjab since 2018. This has resulted in air pollution in neighbouring areas like Delhi, whose air quality has been in the 'very poor' category for a few days now. Watch this video to find out why there has been an increase in farm fires in Punjab this year.