>>     >>   Haryana aspires to become polythene-free

Haryana aspires to become polythene-free

To make the State polythene-free, directions have been issued to Haryana's Industries and Commerce department to find alternatives for polythene, CM Manohar Lal Khattar said.


By   |  Updated On : May 16, 2017 10:47 PM
Haryana aspires to become polythene-free

Haryana aspires to become polythene-free

Chandigarh :  

The state of Haryana sets the focus to become polythene-free.

To make the State polythene-free, directions have been issued to Haryana's Industries and Commerce department to find alternatives for polythene, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Tuesday.

He was speaking at a workshop of members of Panchayati Raj Institutions and Urban Local Bodies in Panchkula, near here.

He said the state would have to be made pollution-free for which people would have to change their behaviour.

Read more: Haryana: Fearing molestation, Rewari girls sit on hunger strike for school upgradation

Haryana has claimed to have become kerosene-free as the supply of the fuel has been stopped under the public distribution system from April 1.

First Published: Tuesday, May 16, 2017 10:26 PM



For latest india news on mobile, download News Nation Android app, Windows app and Iphone app. Also like News Nation's official Facebook page and follow us on Twitter and Google Plus to stay tuned to latest news.

NEXT STORY