Reading Comprehension Set 2 Ques.1:


What sort of environmental issues is Bengaluru facing?

  1. It is no longer a city of lakes.
  2. It has lost all its water bodies and tree coverage.
  3. Industrial discharge is contributing to pollution
  4. Both A and B
  5. Both A and C
Level: Medium

Option E

No longer the city of lakes and famed gardens, it has lost an estimated 79% of water bodies and 80% of its tree cover from the baseline year of 1973. The pollution caused by sewage, industrial effluents and garbage, which contributed to the blaze on Bellandur lake.

B is not true because Bengaluru has not lost all its water bodies and tree coverage

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