India’s Cleanest Village Mawlynnong : Too Many Tourists in Cleanest Village in Asia

In the tiny village of Mawlynnong in India’s far north east, plastic is banned and spotless paths are lined with flowers – but its reputation as Asia’s cleanest village has proved a mixed blessing. Bamboo dustbins stand at every corner of Mawlynnong, volunteers sweep the streets regularly and large signs order visitors to throw away plastic packaging. India’s Cleanest Village which is located close to Indo – Bangladesh border in east Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya. 500 inhabitants has been visited by tourists in the high mountains of Meghalaya state….

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