Status of the vehicular pollution control programme in India

This new CPCB document presents a review of the vehicular emission problems in Indian cities, the status of vehicular pollution control programmes and their impact on the urban air quality.

The Central and State Governments in India have been developing strategies for mitigation measures to improve the urban air quality and make the cities cleaner and greener. Over the past decade or so, the Government of India has notified statutes aimed at regulating and monitoring vehicular emissions across the country. This document presents the Status of Vehicular Pollution Control Programmes and their impact on the urban air quality.