MUMBAI - DELHI - KOLKATA


MUMBAI

MUMBAI UNFIT FOR LIVING
MUMBAI MIRROR 12 / OCT / 2013
Mumbai is unfit for living, at least on the cacophony front. The city’s decibel level touch 100 & during peak hours traffic. The Central pollution control board declared Mumbai the noisiest city in the world two year ago.

LILAVATY HOSPITAL IS 100DB
DNA 27 / OCT / 2011
Noise level near LilavatyHospital atBandra was 100 Db. At Carter Road at Bandra the Decibel was as high as 130, whereas at siddivinayak temple area at was 95 Db.



NEW DELHI

TIMES OF INDIA 13/NOV/2013
“ The noise pollution trends are upwards in almost all locations” ‘ Experts says noise pollution need immediate attentions’ Most Residential and Commercial areas in Delhi have noise level higher then permissible limit.

DELHI IS A HIGHLY UNCIVILIZED CITY AND HONKING
DAILY MAIL 19 / NOV / 2013
“Delhi is a highly uncivilized city unnecessary honking adds to the noise pollution “ Dr. Joshi Director of Central for Occupational and environment Health, MAML. Noise trauma is one of major reasons triggering hearing loss among people”.

INDIA TODAY 18 / JULY / 2013
“ Shor in the city!. living in South Delhi robs peaceful sleep as noise pollution sky rockets” Noise pollution in several South Delhi localities has reached shockingly high levels causing hearing loss and stress among residents “

DELHI GOING DEAF AS EARLY AS 60 India Today-2/june/2013
“Delhiites have started complaining of age related hearing loss as early as 60 years of age. Which should ideally begin at 75 years. This is happening due to high noise pollution levels in the city”



KOLKATA

THE TELEGRAPH 2 / FEB / 2010
“ Calcutta has honked it’s way to be top of the decibel charts” At ultadanga Crossing during day time, the average honking was one in every three seconds”.