As a measure to reduce the pollution level in Delhi, trucks will be allowed to enter Delhi from 12 pm against the existing 9 pm. Report says that around 50,000 trucks enter Delhi every day contributing to the pollution levels in the city .
Delhi Home Minister Satyendar Jain said that “Delhi government has issued a notification to all or entry of trucks in the capital only from 11 pm instead of existing 9 pm, starting from next year.”
According to Jain this step has been taken to bring down pollution level in the capital. He further said, “The move to extend two hours of no entry for trucks will help us reduce pollution.”