The government of Delhi has announced that they are imposing a temporary ban on plying of BS3 petrol and BS4 diesel four-wheelers in Delhi, starting from Tuesday in view of worsening air quality.
The step has been taken after witnessing severe cold conditions and heavy fog for the fifth consecutive day.
For now, the ban is likely to be imposed till Friday. In case, the air quality improves, the ban could be lifted before Friday.
Delhi's air quality worsened to severe category due to unfavourable meteorogical conditions. The average AQI stood at 434 at 4 pm on Monday, worsening from 371 on Sunday.