Tamilnadu And West Bengal To Invest 150 crores In Waste Management

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Tamil Nadu and West Bengal have utilised close to Rs 150 crore of the funds allocated to the states for setting up different waste management projects under the Swachh Bharat Mission, according to Urban Development Ministry.
Indian cities generate nearly 170 million tonnes of solid waste annually, and the projects undertaken by the two states are seen as a big step towards significantly addressing the waste management issue in the two states.