Climate & Environment

Authorities fail to control open waste burning as Valley residents breathe polluted air

Even after Kathmandu was ranked as the world’s most polluted city, government bodies have been unable to stop open garbage burning, one of the major contributors to air pollution during winter.Authorities fail to control open waste burning as Valley residents breathe polluted air
Plumes of smoke engulf the air after trash is burnt on the banks of the Dhobi Khola.  Post file photo
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Chandan Kumar Mandal
Published at : January 19, 2021
Updated at : January 19, 2021 08:05
Kathmandu

Chandan Kumar Mandal

Chandan Kumar Mandal is the environment and migration reporter for The Kathmandu Post, covering labour migration and governance, as well as climate change, natural disasters, and wildlife.


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