Dimapur, June 25: The public of Medziphema town carried out a mass cleanliness drive on June 22 from 7 am to 9 am. The work, organized by Medziphema Town Mechü Krotho (MTMK) in collaboration with civil administration and colony leaders, included collection and cleaning plastic wastes around the town with an aim to make the town a plastic free zone.
Barring plastic bags below 50 microns, the civil administration has banned the use of plastics including disposable cups and plates, small sized mineral water bottles, etc. in Medziphema town.
Hundreds of people braved the early morning showers to participate in the mass cleanliness drive and in this regard, MTMK thanked all for their cooperation towards making Medziphema cleaner and plastic free.
Meanwhile, the public of Medziphema town has resented the lackadaisical attitude of ECI who has failed to construct the 4-lane road in Medziphema jurisdiction although earth-cutting was completed long ago during the initial stages of work commencement. (Page News Service)