Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index

Dhaka’s air quality still ‘unhealthy’

The densely populated capital of Bangladesh continues to wait for cleaner air, despite slipping a couple of notches in the list of world cities with the worst air quality

Commuters drive and ride on a road under heavy smog conditions in Dhaka on 26 November 2019. Bangladesh said on 26 November it will shut hundreds of soot-belching brick kilns around its capital Dhaka as part of measures to reduce thick smog enveloping the city and pushing air quality levels to among the world`s worst.

Dhaka world's third-most polluted city

Dhaka has been ranked the third-most polluted city in the world. The capital's air quality index (AQI) was recorded at 182 around 11.00am on Saturday

People trying hard to avoid inhaling dust directly while walking at Postogola Bridge in Dhaka. The capital has long been grappling with air pollution

Dhaka’s air continues to be ‘unhealthy’ as winter approaches

Dhaka occupied the fourth position on Monday morning in the list of world cities with the worst air quality, reports UNB

Dhaka ranks worst in Air Quality Index on Thursday morning. UNB File Photo

Air Quality Index

Dhaka world's second-most polluted city

Air pollution still remains one of the top most challenges for Bangladesh -- its capital has been ranked as the second-most polluted city in the world, reports UNB.

Dhaka world's second-most polluted city

Nepal chokes on smoke and ash as drought-worsened wildfires rage

Hundreds of such fires have been spreading across the country since November, in the worst wildfire season Nepal has seen in a decade

Nepal chokes on smoke and ash as drought-worsened wildfires rage

Dhaka’s air quality still ‘unhealthy’ despite rain

Dhaka ranked third worst among the world cities in the Air Quality Index on Monday morning even though a strong nor’wester, coupled with rains, lashed different parts of the country, including the ...

Commuters drive and ride on a road under heavy smog conditions in Dhaka on 26 November 2019. Bangladesh said on 26 November it will shut hundreds of soot-belching brick kilns around its capital Dhaka as part of measures to reduce thick smog enveloping the city and pushing air quality levels to among the world`s worst.

Dhaka again world's most polluted city

The densely populated capital of Bangladesh has once again been rated as the world's most polluted city, reports UNB.

Dhaka again world's most polluted city

Dhaka world’s second-most polluted city

The capital’s poor air quality has become a serious cause of concern for residents as long-term exposure to air pollution has been linked to an increased risk of dying from COVID-19

Commuters drive and ride on a road under heavy smog conditions in Dhaka

Dhaka remains world's most polluted city

Dhaka once again has topped a list of cities with the worst air quality in the world

Dhaka remains world's most polluted city

Dhaka world’s ‘most polluted capital city’

Dhaka once again has topped a list of cities with the worst air quality in the world

Commuters drive and ride on a road under heavy smog conditions in Dhaka on 26 November 2019. Bangladesh said on 26 November it will shut hundreds of soot-belching brick kilns around its capital Dhaka as part of measures to reduce thick smog enveloping the city and pushing air quality levels to among the world`s worst.
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