ZTC prohibits use of single use plastic items


Dimapur, July 19: The Zunheboto Town Council carried out an enforcement drive to prohibit the usage and sale of all single use plastic items, specially plastic bags and cutleries including Styrofoam and thermal disposable plastics that has been banned vide order NO. ZTC/TC-84/2016-2017/178, Dated the 13th June 2019, in pursuance of the state government order, issued to all shop keepers and owners.
Administrator ZTC, Ajit K Ranjan IAS informed that banned products worth over 50,000 has been seized and also penalties have been imposed on the defaulters.
He also informed that the enforcement drive will be carried out on regular basis to ensure total ban on the above mentioned products. (Page News Service)