It is alarming to note that more than 3 lakh tourists visited Ladakh in 2018 alone. This is more than the population of Ladakh itself.
India has become one of the first countries to prohibit open gathering of people in the wake of climate change.
While the entire world is reducing its plastic consumption, India is creating more plastic parks to elevate the existing plastic disaster.
A Niti Aayog 2018 Report lists 21 cities including Delhi, Bengaluru, Chennai and Hyderabad who have been put on a Blue Alert.
Tourism has mainly shown great environmental impacts which are mostly negative in nature, thus the need to shift to sustainable tourism.
The environmental problems of today are the creation of the capitalist systems and the vicious cycle of consumerism and pollution.