The great Garbage Business of Bengaluru

City generates around 5000 tonnes of garbage every day

3800 tonnes for it is transported to a distance of 25 to 40 kms

• BBMP spends Rs 400 crore
• Rs 15 crore is spent on garbage collection
• Rs 365 crore is spent on collection and transport

BBMP has Engaged 3500 Pourakaramikas (permanent workers) and contract workers
9000 Pushcarts for door to door collection
1500 Auto tippers to transport to transfer stations
450 Trucks to transport to landfills

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