NewZNew (Chandigarh) : As per order of Sh. Prince Dhawan, IAS, Sub-Divisional Magistrate (Central) a raid was conducted today in Market area of Sector-24, Chandigarh with Inspecting Staff to seize the polythene bags being used by the hawkers. A total of approximately 20 kg of polythene bags have been seized by the staff and the same have been handed over at Garbage Processing Plant, Sector-25, Chandigarh.
4 challans worth Rs. 5000/- per head has been charged. This raid was conducted after intensive awareness campaign by the office of S.D.M. (Central). During the raid, polythene bags were also found in bulk in locked tampoos and auto rickshaws which were also seized on the spot.