IIT-Delhi will be putting up pollution monitoring mechanisms on top of 200 cluster buses to gauge the air quality across the national capital. The gauging will done during different times of the day in the peak pollution period of September to February. The sensor-based devices will be installed through a partnership with Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System (DIMTS). Aerogram, a low-cost device, will be used to measure and understand different factors contributing to the rise in particulate matters.
Published On: Jun 27, 2019