Monday, April 19, 2021

Task force to ban use of plastic in Peren

Dimapur, April 16: In compliance with the National Green Tribunal (NGT) regarding implementation of Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016 as amended 2018, DC Peren, Sarita Yadav, IAS has constituted a task force for restricting the use of plastics in the District.
The members of the task force includes DC Peren, SP Peren, DFO Peren, ADC Peren, Administrator, Peren Town Council, ADC Jalukie, Administrator Jalukie Town Council, ADC Tening, Administrator Tening Town Council, all outpost administrative officers, Urban Development officer Peren, representatives from Zeliang Mipui Organization, Zeliangrong Baudi, Progressive Peren, Peren/Jalukie/Tening Town Women Organization, Peren/Jalukie/Tening Town youth arganization and representatives from Churches in Peren District.
The task force will function as squads for vigilance purpose and ensure ban on stocking, distribution, selling and use of any carry bags 50um thickness and plastic sachets/pouches usage of packaging, storing or selling of gutkha, tobacco and pan Masala with immediate effect.
(Page News Service)