Aizawl is the capital of Mizoram State located in the east of the Himalayan region of India. The density of the city, 2,823 persons per sq. km, is higher compared to state average, 52 persons per sq. km. 92% of the city depend on onsite sanitation systems and 8% of the city on offsite systems. There is no wastewater treatment leading to unsafe management of faecal sludge and wastewater.

Date of production: 29/07/2015
Last update: 25/08/2015


Keywords
SFD; Aizawl; urban; governance; executive summary; India

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Author(s)
CSE


Published in: 2015

Pages: 4


Publisher
Centre for Science and Environment (CSE)

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