Many countries in the world are now facing the pollution problems. Air pollution, water pollution, noise pollution and other pollution problems have made people from all over the world suffer from many diseases such as cholera, lung, skin diseases and so on. With industrialization, wars, overpopulation, poverty and other disasters, the pollution situation becomes a more serious concern of every country. People are trying to control and overcome the pollution. However, for some cities it’s so hard for them to address this problem. Let’s see some of the most polluted cities in the world through several photos below:
Maputo – Mozambique
Maputo is the capital and the largest city in Mozambique. It has been suffered from the lack of sanitation processes. Therefore, rivers and streets here are always full of garbage
Brunei Darussalam - Brunei
Population has become a big problem in Brunei Darussalam. Brunei is not only suffered from air pollution but its rivers are also filled with garbage.
Karachi – Pakistan
Karachi is considered as the business center of Pakistan. However, the city is now being suffered from air and noise pollution. Over 30 percent of people are affected by lung, skin and eye diseases.
Mexico City - Mexico
In Mexico City, the amount of nitrogen dioxide, one kind of pollutant in the air, is now twice to three times higher than international standards.
Mumbai - India
Mumbai is one of the most crowed and polluted cities on Earth. Filthy garbage can be found everywhere in the city.
Baghdad – Iraq
Baghdad is regarded as the world’s most vulnerable city because of ongoing wars. Destruction and bomb blasts are the main reasons to make the city become more and more polluted.
Dhaka – Bangladesh
Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh is now facing with the threats of water pollution. Surface water is always thick with garbage. The use of commercial pesticides is also a reason causing the pollution in the city
Lagos - Nigeria
Lagos is the largest city in Nigeria and also among the biggest cities in Africa. The city of 12 million residents is now battling with a huge air pollution problem.
Moscow – Russia
The huge level of air pollution in Moscow has made its residents suffer from lung diseases. Chorera is also on the rise in the city because of water pollution.
New Delhi - India
Diseases are raging everywhere in New Delhi because of water pollution. The city is also regarded as the fourth most polluted city in the world.
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