The Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) is an autonomous regulatory body established on 1.06.1991, by the Delhi Government under the supervision of Central Pollution Control Board. The Central Pollution Control Board has delegated all its powers and function to DPCC. It is an organization with the main motto to create awareness about sustainable development by ensuring improvement in the “environment quality” of the National capital Region through the contribution of all the stakeholders.
Impact of pollution in Delhi
The industries and conveyance pollutants have damaging effects on human health and ecology. The human health effects of pollution vary within the degree of severity, covering a variety of minor effects to serious ill-health, even premature death in some cases. These polluting area units are believed to directly have an effect on the metastasis and vessel systems, particularly, high levels of pollutant and suspended particulate area units are related to multiplied mortality, morbidity and impaired respiratory organ operate.