World Bank: Environmental damage costing India nearly six per cent of GDP

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First study of its kind warns Indian growth is unsustainable unless urgent steps are taken to tackle air and water pollution

Environmental degradation is seriously restricting India's economic growth, costing it around Rs. 3.75tr ($80bn) or 5.7 per cent of GDP each year. That is the stark conclusion of a major new report...

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