Taj Mahal trash: Rs. 1 lakh in fines for the company

Agra Municipal Corporation fined a private company for failing to maintain cleanliness and hygiene . The incident occurred a day after a 10-year-old environmental activist posted images of plastic rubbish on Twitter .

Agra Municipal Corporation fined a private company Rs.1 lakh for failing to maintain cleanliness and hygiene within a 2-km radius of the Taj Mahal a day after a 10-year-old environmental activist posted images of piles of plastic rubbish nearby on her Twitter account.The AMC dispatched a group of 12 sanitation personnel to remove the rubbish and clean up the area under the direction of divisional commissioner Amit Gupta.