Swachh Bharat mission fails March 2016 urban-trash targets

Prachi Salve/IANS

No more than 17.6 percent of urban solid-waste (garbage) was processed as of March 2016, against a target of 30 percent set last year under the Swachh Bharat (Clean India) Mission launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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This city is cleanest in India; Delhi doesn't figure even among top 10

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