Why Delhi-dwellers are breathing in the equivalent of 40 cigarettes a day

by Rashmee

Posted on November 21, 2018 / The National


It’s not quite Dickens but Delhi now has its own mournful dirge on the city’s dirty air. “No one noticed / When the sparrows left / It was just another / smoggy winter morning,” wrote an unknown poet in the Indian capital. “Delhi bought air purifiers / masks, cough syrup / and tweeted in anger”. … Continue reading “Why Delhi-dwellers are breathing in the equivalent of 40 cigarettes a day”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK