New study puts air-pollution related deaths in India in 2019 at 1.67 million
Green Car Congress
DECEMBER 27, 2020
Air pollution in India resulted 1.67 billion (US) in economic losses, according to a new study led by researchers from the Global Observatory on Pollution and Health at Boston College, the Indian Council of Medical Research, and the Public Health Foundation of India. The 2019 death toll attributed to air pollution in India accounted for 17.8% Pollution-related losses could impede India’s aspiration to be a $5-trillion economy by 2024, the researchers concluded.