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#AirPollution, measured by annual PM2.5--particles finer than a human hair--reduced in bigger cities such as Delhi & Varanasi but increased in smaller cities such as Fatehabad & Moradabad, finds a @CSEINDIA analysis of 26 cities. Follow the thread for insights:
In many cities in the upper Indo-Gangetic plains, avg PM2.5 levels were above 2019 levels. #AirPollution in Fatehabad, in northern Haryana, deteriorated the most, with PM2.5 levels increasing 35% from 2019
The %age of PM2.5 in the coarser PM10--which determines air toxicity--was in the high 40s in Oct & remained so in Nov, averaging 55% in Amritsar, 48% in Chandigarh & 53% in Patna. It reached 64% in Amritsar, 69% in Chandigarh & 62% in Patna during #Diwali2020
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1) Is demand perk-up in India ahead of #Diwali2020 for real? In a yr when #COVID19 devoured eco & blighted job mkt, the big Q is - is this real eco recovery or just pent up demand? My two cents on understanding India's demand uptick @EconomicTimes…
2) Not mere sleight of hand- tide seems to be turning for real. In Oct - purchasing managers’ index 4 mfg grew fastest in 13 yrs; services sector expanded fr 1st time since Covid hit; GST collection up to Rs 1.05 trln - 1st time in 8 months; UPI transaction at record 2bn-mark.
3) Home sales, power generation & rail freight signal green shoots of demand revival. Car sales r doing well. Online sales hav been robust. 1st week of festive sales (15th-21st Oct) saw 55% y-o-y growth at $4.1 bn across platforms agst $2.7 bn last yr - Redseer.
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