Our world together is fighting against COVID-19 or the novel coronavirus The COVID-19 outbreak was declared as a pandemic by the World Health Organization and according to them there is more than 22 lakh confirmed cases, 1 lakh 48,000 confirmed deaths and 213 countries with cases.
Since the outbreak, the world is in lockdown. With all these negativities around, here are some positive effects of the lockdown in the world the pandemic has cleaned the skies.
In India, the skies became more clear that the Himalayas are visible from the plains of northern India and Pakistan for the first time in decades as the pollution level significantly declined
This is the picture of the India Gate war memorial in New Delhi before and after the lockdown. It is the comparison between October 17, 2019, and April 8, 2020.
The Venice canal is enjoying some positive effects from the pandemic Italy was the worst-hit country in coronavirus pandemic before the United States overtook it. Due to lockdown measures taken in the face of coronavirus, the canals in Venice are clearer than they have been for a long time.
Dolphins also appeared in Italy’s waterways amid the lockdown.
A significant drop in air pollution in China. In China air pollution from nitrogen gas has dropped by 40% is due to the lockdown caused by COVID-19. Nitrogen dioxide is a noxious gas emitted by vehicle power plants and industrial facilities. The picture shows the nitrogen dioxide Density over China in January 2020 and February 2020.
While the world is fighting against the virus, is it helping the Earth to heal itself? Pollution in different parts of the world significantly declined. Images on climate change and coronavirus lockdown.