City issues alert for heavy smog
Telephone: Fax: Beijing has issued an orange alert for air pollution as a newround of smog looks set to linger. The orange Subscription:alert, the second-highest in the fourtier warning system, was effective Advertising: midnight onWednesday. The capital Follow us on: will prepare for heavy pollution from Thursday to Saturday, according to the city’s heavy air pollution Website: emergency response office. Outdoor activities in schools should be canceled, and construction projects will, likewise, be suspended. meter-deep ravine at about 9 pmin Yongshan county, according to the county’s publicity department. The number of passengers has yet to be verified.