January 21, 2021 19:58 (IST)
Follow us:
facebook-white sharing button
twitter-white sharing button
instagram-white sharing button
youtube-white sharing button
Pune: 5 killed in fire at Serum Institute's under-construction facility | India's Covid-19 cases cross 1.06 crore with over 15,000 new infections | Rahul Gandhi to kickstart Congress' election campaign in Tamil Nadu on Jan 23-25 | Manipur: Schools, colleges from Class 9 to re-open on Jan 27 | Sensex hits all-time high, breaches 50,000-mark
Pakistan: Lahore ranks world's most polluted city  Lahore

Pakistan: Lahore ranks world's most polluted city 

India Blooms News Service | @indiablooms | 25 Nov 2020, 08:55 am

Lahore: Pollution remains a major trouble for Pakistan as it became evident when Lahore city topped the list of most polluted cities in the world as its air quality index (AQI) recorded six times over the safe limit.  

Lahore was engulfed in a grey haze and recorded an AQI of 306, according to data compiled by IQAir, a global air quality monitor, reports The Nation.

Apart from Lahore Karachi also remained in the top ten list.

The other Pakistani city to make it to the top ten cities with the most toxic air was Karachi, which ranked seventh with an AQI of 168, the newspaper reported.