Bicycles, e-cars & masks: Environment-friendly MPs go green for Winter Session of Parliament
The air quality of Delhi remains in the "poor" category for the second consecutive day.
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The air quality in Delhi improved marginally on Monday but remained in the "poor" category for the second consecutive day. At 9 am on Monday, the air quality index (AQI) in the national capital stood at 207 against an AQI of 254 at the same time on Sunday.
Delhi: Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi protests in front of Mahatma Gandhi statue in Parliament premises against rising ai… https://t.co/xXQVWYlMzB— ANI (@ANI) 1574056446000
Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi wore a mask as a mark of protest in front of the Mahatma Gandhi statue on the Parliament premises against rising air pollution levels.
BJP MP Mansukh Mandaviya reached Parliament riding a bicycle and so did his party colleague Manoj Tiwari.
Delhi: BJP MP Mansukh Mandaviya reached the Parliament today, riding a bicycle. https://t.co/tbNXfpfSuP— ANI (@ANI) 1574055778000
Delhi: BJP MP Manoj Tiwari arrives at the Parliament, riding a bicycle. #WinterSession https://t.co/WYp9iZOpS6— ANI (@ANI) 1574055254000
Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar arrived at Parliament in an electric car.
Union Minister Prakash Javadekar arrived at Parliament in an electric car today, he says, "Government is gradually… https://t.co/zj0AnHmrwk— ANI (@ANI) 1574057419000
"The government is gradually switching to electric cars as they are pollution-free. I appeal to people to contribute to fight pollution- start using public transport, electric vehicles etc", he told reporters.