DC distributes environment-friendly bags.


FAISALABAD -- :Deputy Commissioner Muhammad Ali on Monday distributed environment-friendly shopping bags to citizens outside his office. ADCG Mian Aftab Ahmad, CEO FWMC Kashif Raza Awan, Senior Manager Operation Ejaz Bandesha and other officers were also present on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion, the DC said that protection of environment was need of the hour to control different diseases. He said that public awareness campaign had been launched to discourage the use of plastic shopping bags which were causing sewerage blockage, excessive waste generation and creating hindrance in cleanliness system. He said that bringing out commodities in shopping bags should be avoided because it was injurious to human health according to the advance research.

The Deputy Commissioner said the trend of cloth made shopping bags should be promoted to get rid of plastic shopping bags...

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