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  • An additional 50,000 tonnes of e-waste is imported to India from developed countries despite the import laws which restrict the disposal of e-waste.
    Circuit boards of dismantled computers are burned to extract precious metals like gold, lead, copper, platinum etc.
    E-waste informal sector workers toiling without any protective gears in New Delhi
    Dead Machines
    Minors dismantling old electronic equipment in New Delhi
    Aftermath of consumerism
    E-waste dumped at Mustafabad in New Delhi
    Eight-year-old Ashfaq and his brother dip circuit boards in acid to extract metals for a paltry sum of Rs 50-80 daily.
    Junk keyboards stacked on a rickshaw in New Delhi