Polythene seized in Ctg

CHATTOGRAM, Directorate of Environment (DOE) in

Chattogram recovered one tonne of banned polythene shopping bags after

conducting a drive at a polythene-manufacturing factory in city's Aturardepu area today.

However, none of the owner as well as employees were present during the

drive.

On receiving information, a team of Department of Environment (DoE)

conducted a drive at the factory and recovered the polythene bags, said

Azadur Rahman Mollick, director of DoE.

DoE also sealed off the polythene-manufacturing factory.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)