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date: 21 July 2019

Chennai, India 4.6 million est. pop. 2011  

Source:
Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability
Author(s):
Lawrence SURENDRALawrence SURENDRA

Chennai, located on India’s southeastern coast, is the capital of the state of Tamil Nadu. It is known for its beautiful (though threatened) beaches and its popular film industry (known as Kollywood). Although it is one of the most industrially advanced cities in India, Chennai’s division into a poor and working class north and an affluent south affects the relative quality of public sanitation, health, and transportation. ...

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