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DoE seizes banned polythene bags in Ctg

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Health Desk-- 9 January, 2018: Department of Environment (DoE) in a drive seized 600 kilograms (kg) of banned polythene bags from a business firm at Reazuddin Bazar in Chittagong on Monday.

DoE, Chittagong Inspector Md Fakhar Uddin Chowdhury said they carried out the drive at ‘Rasel Store’ in Reazuddin Bazar at around 12:30pm.

“Some 600 kg of banned polythene bags were seized from the store,” he said.

The store owner Md Rasel was served a notice to appear at the DoE for a hearing in this regard on Tuesday, said the inspector.

Chittagong Metropolitan Police (CMP) assisted the DoE officials during the drive, he added.