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Delhi’s longest stretch bereft of trees – 11 km from New Seelampur to Shiv Vihar

Raj Bhagat Palanichamy, a Bengaluru-primarily based GIS and faraway sensing analyst with WRI

“This is the longest non-stop stretch to have the least number of timber, however there are over a dozen different stretches, every spanning among 6 and 8km, in which you’ll discover negligible green cowl. Delhi is becoming one of the international’s largest concrete wastelands and this requires pressing attention from the authorities and civic organizations,” Palanichamy stated.

If you walk through the congested lanes between New Seelampur and Shiv Vihar in north-east Delhi, a stretch spanning 11km, you’ll pass trees, findings of a geographic data device (GIS) and remote sensing analyst with world resources Institute (WRI) show.

11 km from New Seelampur to Shiv Vihar is Delhi's longest stretch ...

Raj Bhagat Palanichamy, a Bengaluru-primarily based GIS and faraway sensing analyst with WRI, highlighted Delhi’s hassle of inconsistent plantation, stating that the city’s tree cowl is basically focused in areas around New Delhi, Delhi Cantonment and components of south Delhi at the same time as the other areas are being advanced as “concrete wastelands”.

Palanichamy charted out routes where the least quantity of trees would be observed. The longest stretch, approximately 11km, changed into in north-east Delhi. The path between New Seelampur and Shiv Vihar, which weaves via congested lanes, only has bushes.