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The state government would launch the green carpet project in 77 major tourist destinations in the state.
Along with the ban on plastic carry bags, the city corporation in association with Suchitwa Mission has implemented a green protocol in all government offices and educational institutions.
The disposal of foam beds and sofa cushions damaged in the floods has turned out to be a headache for authorities during the post-deluge clean-up drive.
The district unit of Suchitwa Mission will distribute environment-friendly bags to devotees who will throng the city for the Attukal Pongala on Friday.
Ahead of the Attukal Pongala on March 2, the Suchitwa Mission has requested all stakeholders to strictly adhere to the Green Protocol.
The workers will collect non-biodegradable waste from houses and institutions for recycling along with the local bodies concerned.
Though there is no exact figure of people engaged in one or other form of manual scavenging in the state, their total number is believed to be in thousands, according to NGOs working in the area.