Crackdown against polythene shopping bags in full swing.


PESHAWAR -- Crackdown of the district administration against polythene shopping bags was continued and 250 kilograms of the plastic bags were taken into possession during raids in the areas of Kohat Road and Karkhano Market here on Monday.

On the directives of the Deputy Commissioner (DC), Peshawar, Mohammad Ali Asghar, the Additional Assistant Commissioner (AAC), Abdul Wali checked different stores and shops on Kohat Road while AAC Rizwana Dar inspected different shops at Karkhano Market.

During these raids, the officers of the Environment Department also accompanied the officers of district administration and confirmed the presence of...

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