Twelve Indian beaches are in the race for the ‘Blue Flag’ challenge, which started in France in 1985. The 'Blue Flag' certification is conferred by the Foundation for Environmental Education on beaches that meet 33 criteria, including water quality, availability of waste-disposal facilities and access to first-aid kits.
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