Belagavi reinforces its Ban on plastic
After failing to initiate action against sellers & manufacturers of micro ploythene bags, the Belagavi City Corporation (BCC) has decided to deal strictly with people who flout the rule. G. Prabhu said a fresh drive to effectively implement the ban will be started from today. He also added that not only the manufacturers & sellers will be penalized but people using it will also be punished. The City Corporation Commissioner said, as per the notification of the forest; the ecology & environment secretariat has banned hazardous plastic across the state and the corporation complying will be implementing the orders. He has appealed to people to cooperate in making the city plastic free.