solid waste management
Alarming spike in cancer incidence, yet Kolkata does little to control pollution
Delhi’s Qutb Minar has competition … from tower of garbage!
46 percent of municipal solid waste generated in the capital is left unprocessed. Landfill sites are filled beyond capacity, with the height of Ghazipur dump now just eight metres less than that of the national monument. A parliamentary panel has taken strong exception to the inaction of the environment ministry and the Delhi government.