Arvind Kejriwal targeted the BJP stating the elected seven parliamentarians from Delhi have no contribution towards improving the conditions of the city.
Petrol pumps would remain closed from 0600 hrs onwards on October 22 and remain closed till 0500 hrs on October 23, 2018.
The Nanded to Delhi, a journey of 1000 kilometre, will be launched at Delhi on November 19.
In Delhi, petrol now costs Rs 81.74 a litre and diesel is priced at Rs 75.19 per litre while in Mumbai, petrol is sold at Rs 87.21 per litre and diesel at Rs 78.82.
The deterioration of air quality comes after firecrackers went up in the air on the occasion of Dussehra even after repeated appeals by authorities to conduct eco-friendly celebrations.