Punjab Government Bans Plastic Bag Use

Punjab Government Bans Plastic Bag Use

The government of Punjab has completely banned the use of plastic bags. The decision came with the commencement of World Environment Day.

Maryam Aurangzeb, Punjab’s minister, announced a complete ban on the use of Plastic bags on World Environment Day.

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif also emphasized collective effort in dealing with environmental pollution.

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The decision is a continuation of- Lahore High Court’s Verdict banning plastic bans.

Plastic use causes environmental pollution. It takes 1000 years for plastic to degrade.

Other provinces should follow Punjab’s example.

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