3 Million Truckloads Daily: India’s Real Trash Problem

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi may want a “Swachh Bharat” (clean India) by 2019, but sweeping the streets does not address the enormity of India’s real garbage challenge.   As prosperity grows, 62 million tonnes of garbage is generated everyday by the 377 million people living in urban India, now the world’s third-largest garbage generator. … Continued

Re-opening Closed Factories Major Challenge: UMF’s Dhiraj Medhi

Dhiraj Medhi, United Minorities Front (UMF) candidate from Guwahati, Assam, says the first challenge would be to re-open all the industries that are closed in the area. Boosting energy supplies would be another key task, says Medhi.   This initiative is part of Mera Neta, India’s largest candidate outreach programme, which has exclusive updates of … Continued