India on Monday registered a record 273,810 new daily infections and 1,619 deaths. Its total number of cases now stands at more than 15 million, second only to the United States.
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The failure is a sign that the industry is falling short of its targets to curb an increase in waste, two environmental groups say.
For years, people in rural India have been gaining prosperity and moving into what economists call a burgeoning middle class of consumers.