Beijing pollution: 10 before-and-after photos show how bad it is

Beijing pollution: 10 before-and-after photos show how bad it is

Beijing issued its first ever ‘red alert’ for pollution on Monday. The red alert — the most serious warning on a four-tier system adopted in recent years — means that the city would be shrouded in heavy smog from Tuesday until Thursday.

It’s the second time this month that notoriously polluted Beijing has experienced a prolonged bout of smog. These before and after photos of Beijing were clicked within a gap of a day or two.

   
    
    
    
    
 

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