Issue Date: Feb 15, 1994
ESTIMATES of air pollution in Delhi caused by various sources vary, except in the case of vehicles. K P Nyati of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), says about 70 per cent of the air pollution is caused by vehicles, about 20 per cent by power plants and the rest is from industry and other sources. However, according to B Sengupta, a scientist with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), power plants account for 10 per cent of the Capital's pollution, industries 16 per cent and others 4 per cent.
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