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Kanpur Pollution News: Kanpur, the industrial center for leather and textiles, is one the largest cities of Uttar Pradesh, with the 11th most populous urban agglomeration in India. But in recent years it has broken barriers when it comes to pollution levels. In other words, it's also called the Air Quality Index. According to the World Health Organization report, Kanpur was announced in May 201
- Diffusions of vehicles
- The rapid increase of tanneries
- Burned coal
These factors combine to produce a toxic cocktail of air pollutants in Kanpur.
According to experts, sudden increase in pollution in Uttar Pradesh compared to the number of industrial waste in several other regions. Agra and Kanpur are one of these regions. The wind also contributes to these cities, which take several pollutants from other regions.
The wind blows mostly from northwest to east throughout the year. Experts assume that the maximum particulate matter (PM) comes from around 60 percent from other areas and regions.
The weather also contributes to many factors. The humidity in this area is very high, which contributes to the formation of secondary aerosols that remain airborne inland. In several other cities, coal stoves, also known as chulhas, account for about twenty-five percent of pollution.
According to a report from Reuters of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-Kanpur) of May 2015) stated that the fine dust containing
- tiny particles in the air
- 19659016] are responsible for around seventy-six percent of air pollution in the cold season of winter.
The combustion of biomass, to which
- alcohol fuels
- landfill gas
and the distribution of vehicles in Kanpur belong to about eight percent.  READ: Teenagers with depression: Expressive adolescents with better communication can fight disorders
Increase in respiratory diseases
Every November, several hospitals in Delhi accumulate cases of respiratory illnesses. At least twenty-five percent of cases are registered. In Kanpur, the situation is even worse. According to a Reuters report, thousands of lung cancer patients are registered during the winter months. On average, there was one patient every three months. There are several other diseases that increase in the winter months. Some of these diseases are:
- Bronchial asthma
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
In recent years, all of these disorders have been a conclusion for air pollution. Not only state or state hospitals, but also the private and largest hospitals in Kanpur are overcrowded with respiratory patients. Patients are also often housed in the eye clinic.
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Written by Tavishi Dogra
Source: Onlymyhealth Editorial Team 01.07.2019