Fog engulfs Delhi again ; flight, railway schedule disrupted


    New Delhi, Jan 1:  Thick blanket of fog again engulfed the national capital on Monday morning, the first day of the new year.

    The thick fog hit air traffic and rail services. According to officials, over 150 flights were delayed and nearly 50 were diverted. Furthermore, around 20 flights were cancelled due to low visibility on the runway.

    The fog-induced low visibility affected the railway traffic on Sunday morning, with 15 trains cancelled, 57 delayed and 18 rescheduled in several parts of northern India.