Primary schools in Delhi will remain closed due to dangerous levels of air pollution in the national capital Delhi, CM Arvind Kejriwal announced today. Outdoor activities will also be suspended till Class 5 in Delhi schools. However, no announcement was made regarding the high school classes.
Schools were closed in Noida on Thursday as the air quality index touched 500 points in NCR. Schools in Noida will remain closed till November 8.
Several people in Delhi-NCR, including children, have complained of coughing and burning eyes due to poor air quality.