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India Worse than Pakistan, Bangladesh in Toxic Air Quality

India Worse than Pakistan, Bangladesh in Toxic Air Quality

If you thought India were much better off in quality of living than our poorer neighbours, think again.

In a study by Yale and Columbia Universities, India holds the very last rank among 132 nations in terms of air quality with regard to its effect on human health.

India scored a miniscule 3.73 out of a possible 100 points in the analysis, lagging far behind the next worst performer, Bangladesh, which scored 13.66. In fact, the entire South Asian region fares badly, with Nepal, Pakistan and China taking up the remaining spots in the bottom five of the rankings. read more →


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