We drive old cars be­cause we can’t af­ford new ones, so don’t pe­nalise us please

7 Days in Dubai - - WELLBEING -

How about crack­ing down on diese­lengine trucks, buses and con­struc­tion equip­ment with their black clouds of ex­haust bil­low­ing from tailpipes? Stand­ing at a cross­walk wait­ing for the pedes­trian light with diesel ex­haust clouds sur­round­ing one is the big­gest health hazard there is. At least the mi­nor­ity who still smoke can get a breath of fil­tered air from their cancer sticks! Those of us who drive “old ve­hi­cles” have no choice as we can­not af­ford to buy a newer model. It must be won­der­ful to be sit­ting in a new

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