600 Kgs of banned plastic seized at Dimapur

Kohima, February 8 (NE): The Dimapur District Task Force on Plastic, in its continuous drive for enforcement of plastic ban, conducted a surprise checking of plastic in shops and Godowns located at GS Road, Marwari Patti and Hazi park areas of Dimapur on February 6, 2020 and seized around 600 kgs of banned plastic and polythene products.

The defaulters were fined and warned not to sell or stock the banned items. The seized items were later handed over to Dimapur Municipal Council (DMC) for disposal. The team further informed that checking will be conducted regularly, said a DIPR report.