Delhi CM Kejriwal distributes masks to schoolchildren

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal distributed masks to school students in the city on November 01.

He distributed the masks following rise in pollution levels in Delhi. While addressing the public gathering, Arvind Kejriwal said, ‘Pollution level has deteriorated in Delhi due to smoke from stubble burning in adjoining states, whose number has doubled this year.’

‘People are facing difficulty in breathing and to provide relief, we are distributing two masks to each student in private and government schools,’ he added. To curb air pollution, the Arvind Kejriwal led-government in Delhi has announced the implementation of the odd-even scheme from November 04-November 15. (ANI)