Air Pollution in Dhaka

June 4, 2019
June 4, 2019

Hard to get fresh air

If you are in Dhaka city, think twice before drawing a deep breath. ...

April 4, 2019
April 4, 2019

Air pollution killed 1.23 lakh in 2017

Indoor and outdoor air pollution led to 1.23 lakh deaths in Bangladesh in 2017, according to a new study on global air pollution.

March 13, 2019
March 13, 2019

HC seeks report on air pollution from DoE

The High Court has directed the director general of Department of Environment (DoE) to submit a report on what step the organization have taken to prevent air pollution in Dhaka.

March 6, 2019
March 6, 2019

Living in toxic air

Bangladesh has the most polluted air in the world and Dhaka is the second most polluted capital city, according to a new study.

May 2, 2018
May 2, 2018

Dhaka air ranked world’s 3rd most polluted: WHO

Dhaka’s air quality has been ranked as third most polluted in the world according to an air quality data compiled by the World Health Organisation (WHO) for megacities with a population of 14...