11 July is marked as the World Population Day. The current population of the world stands around 7 billion while the number is expected to go over 8 billion by 2025. Needless to say, we Indians are a huge contributor in this area and it is probably time we took this matter seriously. Not only are we making our nation an overcrowded place, but also increasing the pressure on the planet’s resources.
Here is an infographic that hits right in the spot, explaining how huge the problem of population explosion is in India.
World Population Day trends on Twitter
Some of the #WorldPopulationDay tweets that caught our attention:
What do you think is the best way to bring our population under control? Tell us in the comments section.