Mail News Service
Jamshedpur, Feb 4: Mango Municipal Corporation (MMC) launched an inspection drive against single use plastic in various localities of Mango on Saturday. The campaign was carried out following the directive of Executive Officer Suresh Yadav. The officials seized five kg of banned plastic and imposed a sum of Rs 3500 on the traders using, storing, distributing and selling them.
The officials visited various shops from Chepa Pul to Mango Chowk, Dimna Road, New Purulia Road and other localities.
Yadav said the campaign against plastic would continue in the coming days. He appealed to all citizens to carry cloth and jute bags and avoid using plastic bags.