Rain in Delhi post Diwali: Pollution level comes down, Twitterati reacts

A day after Diwali, Delhi’s air quality become ‘severe’ owing to a combination of stubble burning and firecrackers burst during the celebration in violation of a ban.

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Rain in Delhi post Diwali: Pollution level comes down, Twitterati reacts

Rain in Delhi post Diwali: Pollution level comes down, Twitterati reacts

New Delhi: A day after festival of Diwali, Delhiwitnessed light to moderate rain showers in some parts of the city. This rain brings much-needed relief to the smog-filled city as it battles an ongoing air pollution crisis.

“Isolated to scattered rainfall under the influence of fresh Western Disturbance by November 15 is also expected. These factors will greatly help in flushing out the impact of any additional locally generated emissions and biomass related impact to make AQI in the lower end of very poor by November 16,” SAFAR’s official forecast had said earlier today.

From posting about how they hope the rain will help improve the air quality to tweeting about how the rain makes them happy to sharing photos and videos of the rain, Twitter is flooded with reactions on Delhi rain.

Here are some of the reactions below: