Dhaka ranks 3rd worst

20 January, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Bangladesh's capital Dhaka ranked third worst in the Air Quality Index (AQI) on Sunday morning, reports UNB.

It had an AQI score of 260 around 8:19am and the air was classified as 'very unhealthy'.

Pakistan's Lahore and Mongolia's Ulaanbaatar were on top two positions on the list of cities with the worst air with scores of 458 and 269 respectively.

Everyone may experience more serious health effects when the AQI score is between 201 and 300.