Sunday, December 31, 2017

Delhi: 40 flights diverted, 57 trains delayed due to fog

New Delhi: After dense fog in the capital today morning affected air and railway traffic, operations in both have resumed effectively.

More that 90 flight schedules were affected and 40 were diverted from the Delhi airport due to poor visibility. According to an airport official, both landing and take-off of flights had been stopped since 7.30 am.

Earlier in the morning, 10 flights were diverted from the airport. The fog-induced low visibility affected the railway traffic in the morning, with 15 trains cancelled, 57 delayed and 18 rescheduled in several parts of northern India.
31/12/17 Ashna Kumar/India Today