7 Million People Die Every Year Due To Pollution

The World Health Organization (WHO) has said that if air pollution is reduced and pollution rates are kept within the limits set by the WHO, 50,000 deaths a year could be avoided in Europe alone.

Alarming: Karachi and Lahore Among the Top 5 Most Polluted Cities

According to the WHO, the amount of PM2.5 in the air should be within 10 mg per cubic meter. According to the report, limiting the amount of PM2.5 and nitrous oxide in the air will prevent 51,213 premature deaths on an annual basis in Europe alone. Significantly, air pollution kills 7 million people worldwide each year.

Critical: Pakistan Second Most Polluted Nation

Pakistan cities have been included in one of the most polluted places in the world, Pakistan and India both are heading towards dangerous level of pollution according to the report. Lahore in a report published earlier was ranked the most polluted city in the world. Earlier than that Lahore was ranked 2nd most polluted city in the world which became at number one in a short period of time.

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