Before Diwali, the weather has given a big gift to the people of Delhi-NCR. It rained heavily overnight in many areas of Delhi-Noida. Due to change in weather, a drop in temperature has been recorded. Besides, there has been great relief from pollution. In many areas of Delhi, AQI level has fallen from 400 to 100. According to the Meteorological Department, it rained in Delhi’s Bawana, Kanjhawala, Mundaka, Jafarpur, Najafgarh, Noida and Greater Noida.
IMD said that it rained in some areas of NCR including Bahadurgarh, Gurugram, Manesar. Along with this, there is a possibility of rain in the areas around Rohtak, Kharkhoda, Mattanhel, Jhajjar, Farrukhnagar, Kosli of Haryana. This is likely to provide relief from pollution.
The Meteorological Department said that since late Thursday night, it rained in South-West Delhi, NCR (Gurugram) as well as at different places in Haryana. There has been drizzle in Gohana, Gannaur, Meham, Sonipat, Kharkhoda, Charkhi Dadri, Mattanhel, Jhajjar, Farrukhnagar, Kosli, Sohna, Rewari, Bawal. There is a possibility of rain in Bhiwadi of Rajasthan also.
How will be the weather of Delhi today?
The Meteorological Department said that Delhi will be generally cloudy on Friday and there is a possibility of light rain. The 24-hour average AQI in the capital Delhi on Thursday was 437, which falls in the “severe” category.
Somnath Bharti said- God is also with Kejriwal
Meanwhile, Aam Aadmi Party leader Somnath Bharti said that it is raining in Delhi, it is not artificial rain, but God has sent the rain. God is always with Arvindji and Aam Aadmi Party.
Delhi government took the decision of artificial rain
Let us tell you that Delhi-NCR is facing the brunt of pollution these days. In such a situation, Delhi government has also made preparations for artificial rain. Artificial rain will be made in Delhi around 20th and 21st November. But before this, the government has decided to conduct a pilot study, which will cost crores of rupees.
Arrangements for the first phase of rain till November 20
A senior government official said that the Delhi government has decided to bear the cost of artificial rain. At the same time, the Chief Secretary has been instructed to present the government’s views before the Supreme Court today. Officials said that if the Center supports the decision, the Delhi government can arrange for the first phase of artificial rain in the city by November 20. The Chief Secretary has been directed to inform the Supreme Court that the Delhi Government has agreed in principle to bear the cost (total Rs 13 crore) of Phase 1 and Phase 2 of artificial rain based on the advice of the IIT-Kanpur team. Has been.
What did the Environment Minister say?
Environment Minister Gopal Rai, after meeting the IIT-Kanpur team, had said that the Arvind Kejriwal government is planning to create artificial rain through cloud seeding technology to deal with air pollution in Delhi.