The World Health Organization’s (WHO) declared its Here are the world research and study about the most polluted cities on this world, and it is really astonishing that one particular, nation, steals the show.
Amongst the 10 most polluted cities globally, 9 towns are from India.
The report regarding, the most polluted cities, in the world, come and declared from the WHO’s study of over 4,000 cities in 100 countries, and TheCheckerNews takes a look at the 10 most polluted cities globally, which is based on a comparison of the average amount of PM2.5 — a particle regarded as so small which can enter the lungs and cause serious health problems anyway, reportedly.
Here are the planet’s 10 most polluted cities
# 1. Kanpur, India
As per various, media reports, Kanpur, is one of the most polluted cities in northern India has an annual PM2.5 level of 173 micrograms per cubic meter, which is, unfortunately, higher than the WHO’s suggestion of no more than 10 mcg per cubic meter.
# 2. Faridabad, India
The largest and most populous town in the state of Haryana, Faridabad borders the national capital New Delhi. India. Heavy traffic is the main reason which contributes to its annual average of 172 micrograms per cubic meter of PM2.5 and regarded the city amongst the 10 most polluted cities.
#3. Varanasi, India
Home to the Ganges River, Varanasi is touted as India’s spiritual home and all Hindu pilgrims take shower in the river, in order to get rid of all sins, but something which we need to think about seriously, that the air quality in the holy city has reached a crisis point. The city recorded 151 micrograms per cubic meter of the most dangerous particles.
# 4. Gaya, India
Another holy city with a myriad of both Hindu and Buddhist temples, but regarded as one of the, most polluted cities, Gaya notched 149 micrograms per cubic meter.
# 5. Patna, India
One of the most ancient city, situated on the banks of the Ganges, Patna is noisy and congested city and, roughly, used as a transport hub. It recorded 144 micrograms of PM 2.5, so joined the list of the, 10 most polluted cities.
# 6. Delhi, India
Previously, Delhi once, declared, one of the 10 most polluted cities in the world, the national capital, partially cleaned up its act but still averages PM2.5 levels of 143.
#7. Lucknow, India
Despite, being famed for its Mughal architecture and colonial-era buildings, Lucknow, is another, most polluted cities in the globe, so we join the city in our list.
The city of Nawab, is reported, recorded a PM2.5 average of 138.
# 8. Bamenda, Cameroon
Nothing like that, in the India’s smog-filled cities, this Cameroonian city’s air quality is compounded by widespread deforestation which recorded an average of 132, anyhow.
# 9. Agra, India
No other monument is as attractive as the Taj Mahal is!
Yet the urban town, in India’s Uttar Pradesh state, is falling behind speedily and quickly. Contaminate cooking fuels and the massive pollution created by cars contributes to the poor air quality.
Amongst, the most polluted cities, Agra’s average PM2.5 level is around 131.
# 10. Muzaffarpur, India
The town actually, becomes extremely hot and humid in the summer, reaching average temperatures of 104 Fahrenheit. Its PM2.5 average is 120 around reportedly.
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