Business Will urban outrage over environmental apathy reflect in voting? Updated : March 21, 2019 04:15 PM IST Over the past 10 years, many Indian cities have witnessed citizen activism towards environmental issues like air pollution, poor waste management, felling of trees and water scarcity. Though environmental issues are now part of election manifestos of various political parties, experts believe they are far from shaping voting preferences of urban citizens In the 2019 parliamentary elections, about 200 of the total 543 Lok Sabha seats fall in the urban and semi-urban areas. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.