India’s financial capital Mumbai has been witnessing “very poor” air quality in recent days. It’s capital Delhi that usually makes headlines for having dangerous levels of air pollution during the winter months. But Mumbai, which has a vast coastline and is considered to have better air quality, has overtaken Delhi in pollution levels this week. […]
Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena was today asked to look into the behaviour of Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) MP Nalin Bandara in Parliament yesterday. Government MPs raised concerns over some of the comments made by the MP towards State Minister Diana Gamage. Parliament cameras captured MP Nalin Bandara gesture towards State Minister Diana Gamaga just before […]
Air quality index levels with respect to PM2.5 for 08:000 hours on 9th December 2022 indicate moderate level at Colombo 07, Jaffna, Kurunegala, Kegalle, Vavuniya, Kandy, Rathnapura, Embilipitiya, Trincomalee, Mullaitivu, Kalutara, Hambantota, Polonnaruwa and good level at all cities.
The air quality in Sri Lanka recorded an improvement today after being at unhealthy levels yesterday. The air quality in Colombo was recorded at 97 today, down from 186 yesterday. The air quality in other parts of the country also improved. The Government had decided to close all schools in the country today owing to […]