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Pollution problem can't be resolved in a day: Javadekar

Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday stressed on the fact that the pollution problem cannot be resolved in a day and continuous efforts are needed to tackle each of the contributing factors. Interacting with people during a Facebook Live event, he said the major factors behind air pollution in the country are traffic, industries, waste, dust, stubble, geography and meteorology.

"The pollution problem cannot be resolved in one day. Continuous efforts needed to tackle each contributing factor," the minister said. People interacted with the Union Minister sending questions and suggestions with the Hashtag #AskPrakashJavadekar.

News source ~ Live Mint