DW BUREAU / CHANDIGARH
A. Venu Prasad, Principal Secretary Local Government Department today called upon the citizen of the state to launch crusade for curbing Single Use Plastic form Punjab. He also made passionate appeal to the public to work towards earning the status of ‘Plastic Free Punjab’ which would be a befitting tribute to Guru Nanak Dev ji on his 550th Parkash Purb being celebrated this year. He was delivering keynote address after inaugurating the State Level Workshop for Urban Local Bodies on Swachh Survekshan-2020 on the issue of curbing single use plastic.
Disclosing this official spokesperson of the Local Bodies Department said that the workshop was jointly conducted by Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs and PMIDC conducted at Chandigarh.