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In most cities, running will make you healthier. In New Delhi, it can have the same impact on your lungs as chain smoking. India’s capital has the worst air quality of any city in the world. And our colleague Ari Shapiro, the co-host of All Things Considered, recently went for an early morning run outdoors in New Delhi. And Ari’s with us right now. Good morning….”

NPR Morning Edition. Read and/or listen to Ari Shapiro’s 4 minute interview and early morning run in Nehru Park with Indian Triathlete Sheeta Behel on

In Polluted New Delhi, Triathlete Weighs Costs of Exercising Outside