G’bad: Huge cache of banned polythene carry bags seized by GNN from a truck

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In a major crackdown against illegal plastic & polythene Ghaziabad Nagar Nigam (GNN) seized a truck (no JK02BR5177) laden with a huge cache of polythene carry bags measuring 16,000 kgs. The action was taken following a tip-off received on evening of July 6 by Municipal Commissioner Dr Dinesh Chandra Singh over the phone, that the truck ferrying banned plastic was parked on roadside at Pipe Market in Mohan Nagar Zone.

A team led by Mohan Nagar Zonal Incharge, Shiv Kumar Gautam and SI Dinesh Kumar (Chowki Incharge) took the truck under their possession. Singh directed the tax official of the GNN to issue notice and recover penalty from the owner of the seized goods, as per relevant law of UP, namely the UP Plastic and Other Non-Biodegradable (regulation of use and disposal) Act 2018 and other such laws prohibiting the sale of plastic.

delhincrnews.in reporter