Wednesday, 26 January, 2022
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Dhaka world's second most polluted city

The densely populated metropolis continues to dominate the list of cities with the worst air quality in the world.

On Tuesday, Dhaka was ranked the world’s second-most polluted city, as its air quality index (AQI) was recorded at 200 at 11am, which is considered ‘unhealthy’.

China’s Wuhan occupied the top spot with an AQI score of 218, while India’s Kolkata ranked third with an AQI of 193 in the latest list with the worst air quality, reports UNB.