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From March 1, you can't sell, use plastic in Puducherry as govt imposes ban

On March 23 last year, Maharashtra govt imposed a ban on the manufacture, use, sale and distribution of all plastic materials like plastic bags, spoons, plates, bottles and thermocol items

ANI  |  Puducherry 

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government has imposed a ban on the sale and use of in the from March 1.

Chief Minister V made the announcement on Sunday.

"government will impose a ban on plastic usage from March 1, 2019," told media here.

The decision has been taken to keep the environment clean, he added.

On March 23 last year, the government had issued a notification, imposing a ban on the manufacture, use, sale and distribution of all plastic materials like plastic bags, spoons, plates, bottles and thermocol items. On April 13, the had called the ban 'reasonable'.

First Published: Mon, January 14 2019. 06:50 IST
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