JALANDHAR : DM BANS SALE/PURCHASE AND STORAGE OF CHINESE STRING
(HNI ब्यूरो) : District Magistrate (DM) Mr. Ghanshyam Thori has banned the sale/purchase and storage of Chinese string or plastic thread in the jurisdiction of district. The orders have been issued under section 144 of CRPC.
He said that this string is very harmful and can easily cause injury to animals and humans. He further added that these plastic strings do not break easily and commuters on two-wheelers and animals often get entangled in these leading to bruises.
He said that the string is also dangerous to the environment as these do not decompose easily. This ban will remain into the execution till December 31, 2020.