07 July :- Uttar Pradesh’s Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has sought the support of the common people in the work of releasing plots to the state from July 15. Yogi said at the Van Mahotsav held at Lodeshwar Mahadev in Ramnagar that he had ordered the ban on plastic from July 15 in the state. He calls on people to cooperate for plastic free arrangement.
He said that we should work together to make sure that plastic cups, plates, glasses and polyethylene etc. are not used in the state from July 15. On being asked about the ban of the use of plastic in the state, the officials said that the modalities are being discussed to bring this order on land and the concerned department should present the blueprints as soon as possible. Has been asked. After this, a meeting with the Chief Minister will be held.
According to official sources, working on ways to effectively ensure the ban on plastic is being done. The government is also thinking of imposing penalty for those who violate this ban. It is known that the State Cabinet had approved the proposal to implement a full ban on the use of polythene bags of 40 microns or more in December 2015. However, that restriction could not be followed properly.
Uttar Pradesh Government has taken this step once again after banning plastic in Maharashtra. However, it is not clear whether the concessions will be given in this and what provision of punishment will be.