‘India’s cleanest village’ clings on to its serenity

In the remote village of Mawlynnong, visitors throw rubbish in bamboo baskets, roads are spotless and there is virtually no plastic: Asia’s so-called ‘cleanest village’ is a stark contrast to the rest of India.

In the remote village of Mawlynnong, visitors throw rubbish in bamboo baskets, roads are spotless and there is virtually no plastic: Asia's so-called 'cleanest village' is a stark contrast to the rest of India.