Dimapur, November 1: DC Kohima, Gregory Thejawelie has notified that all single use plastic such as plastic carry bags with or without handle, plastic cutlery including plates, plastic cups, straw, stirrers etc. and other decorative made of styrofoam (Thermocol), the poly propylene carry bag have been banned with immediate effect.
Selling, distribution, stocking and use of poly propylene (pp) carry bags is strictly prohibited. He informed that the District Task Force will monitor and action shall be taken against the defaulters. (Page News Service)