A case has been registered against 11 people in Sopore for using polythene envelopes.

In a first of its kind action against the use of polythene, authorities today registered a case against eleven people in Sopore who were using plastic bags. As per reports, at least one in Sopore town of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district There are eleven people. A case has been registered against 11 people for possessing SUP, which is prohibited under Section 290 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), officials said here on Wednesday. Station for registration. Meanwhile, President Municipal Council Sopore, Musrat Kar said that at least 497 kg of polythene has been confiscated in 2022, besides a fine of Rs 62,000 has been imposed on violators. He said that 11 FIRs have also been registered in this regard. In the respective police stations of Sopore, he further said that strict action would be taken against those selling or using plastic bags and banned plastic items.