Ghaziabad Nagar Nigam (GNN) has intensified its drive against use of plastic and thermocol that has been banned by the UP Government, however still traders are dealing in these materials in a surreptitious manner.
A team of GNN today recovered a fine of Rs 98,750 while making a seizure of total of 33 kgs in a drive that spanned across all 5 zones of the GNN. Several traders were caught unaware by the sudden visit of the teams.
In City Zone 20 kgs of seizure was made and a fine of Rs 50,750 was levied. In Kavi Nagar Zone, 3 kgs seizure was made and a fine of Rs 25,000 was made. In Mohan Nagar Zone 5 kgs seizure was made and Rs 11,000 fine was recovered. In Vasundhara Zone 3 kgs seizure was made and Rs 10,000 penalty was recovered and in Vijay Nagar Zone 2 kgs seizure was made and Rs 2,000 penalty was imposed.