Dimapur, January 30: The Dimapur District Task Force conducted checking drive of banned plastic items on January 30 at New Market, Nyamo Lotha Road and Murgipatti areas of Dimapur.
During the surprise checking drive, the DTF team seized a huge amount of banned plastic items and also imposed fine on the defaulting shopkeepers/ traders. The seized items were handed over to DMC for disposal.
The District Task Force also cautioned that during the next drive water bottles below 500 ml will also be seized and repeated defaulters may be liable for imprisonment.
The team further informed that during the next phase, the trade licences of the defaulters would be cancelled.
(Page News Service)