During the months of winter, our capital repeatedly makes it on the list of world cities with the most polluted air.
While some studies point to brick kiln emissions as the main sources, some point to dust sources, and others to vehicular emissions.
The High Court today wanted to know what steps were being taken to curb air pollution in Dhaka, as the capital has been at or near the top of most polluted cities in the world for the last one week.
Dhaka's air quality continued to be in the 'hazardous' zone this morning, posing serious health risks to residents of the densely populated capital of Bangladesh..With an air quality index (AQI) score of 372 at 8:50am today, Dhaka ranked first in the list of cities with the worst air..<
Dhaka ranked second in the list of world cities with the worst air quality as it registered an air quality index (AQI) score of 234 at 9:05am today, which puts the capital in the "very unhealthy" category
Dhaka's air quality continued to be in the “unhealthy” zone this morning..With an air quality index (AQI) score of 196 at 10:20am, the metropolis ranked second in the list of world cities with the worst air quality. .An AQI between 101 and 200 is considered “unhealthy”, particularly
The densely populated capital of Bangladesh has once again topped the list of cities with the worst air quality in the world.
Dhaka's air quality has seen a marked improvement in the past 24 hours -- all thanks to intermittent monsoon showers.