Centre Govt begins National Clean Air Programme

Centre Govt begins National Clean Air Programme

On 17th Sept 2020, The Centre Govt has begun the National Clean Air Programme (NCAP). the program will follow a long-term, time-bound, national-level strategy. the main purpose of this program is to grab the air pollution problem in India. the Centre also is looking to get the target of 20-30 per cent contraction in Particulate Matter concentrations by the year 2024.


  • As per the latest Data On Air Quality, 122 cities is identified under NCAP. the data is between 2014 and 2018.
  • The NCAP will have a proper plan to monitor the network and will decrease vehicular/industrial emissions and it will help in creating public awareness.
  • State Pollution Control Boards (SPCB) works for monitoring air quality in cities and releases updated results.

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