KCR government bans plastic in Telangana

At a meeting here on Thursday, Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao directed the officials to prepare guidelines for banning plastic use and also the production of plastic goods in Telangana.

Published: 10th October 2019 05:07 PM  |   Last Updated: 10th October 2019 05:07 PM   |  A+A-

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By Express News Service

HYDERABAD: The Telangana state government has decided to ban the use of plastic and manufacturing of plastic goods in the state.

At a meeting here on Thursday, Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao directed the officials to prepare guidelines for banning plastic use and also the production of plastic goods in Telangana.

A decision banning plastic will be taken at the Cabinet meeting to be convened shortly, according to an official release from the Chief Minister's Office (CMO).

(This is a developing story)

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