Chief of Opposition within the Delhi Meeting Ramvir Singh Bidhuri on Friday demanded Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s resignation holding the Delhi authorities liable for the dying of 54,000 residents attributable to pollution-related points.
Mr. Bidhuri charged the Delhi authorities with abject failure on this entrance and alleged that it had been detached and insensitive to such an vital challenge.
“Within the final one yr, 54,000 harmless residents have misplaced their lives in Delhi attributable to air pollution and pollution-related ailments and the federal government stays unmoved. The Centre has given liberal help and help to the Delhi authorities to take care of this challenge but it surely did nothing,” he mentioned.
A examine performed by WHO in relation to 1,650 cities put Delhi among the many most-polluted, Mr. Bidhuri mentioned.