In 2013, more Indians have access to mobile phones than adequate sanitation facilities. But habits like littering and spitting in the streets are also perennial problems with serious health consequences .Will people in our cities and towns stop littering the roads and spitting in public places as a result of the Clean India Campaign? Express your views on the topic in a letter to the editor of a leading daily. KEY: Solutions: Legislation to control the use of plastic, steel and other nonbiodegradable products have had tremendous impact on the country’s environmental degradation and litter problem. Ban the use of plastic bags for commercial purposes Impose fines for spitting & littering [on-the-spot] Public awareness through the media-they hinder quality of life & the environment & the global image of Indian society as a whole.