“Every day eight people on an average are dying in due to air pollution-related diseases, the Supreme Court today said even as it directed the Centre to consider banning the use of fuels high in sulphur content– furnace oil and pet coke — by industries in NCR.
A bench of Justices M B Lokur and P C Pant quoted a study of a Boston-based institute which said that every year around 3000 people die in due to air pollution-related diseases.”Business Standard
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8 people per day on average die in Delhi due to pollution: SC