The National Green Tribunal (NGT) imposed an interim ban on use of non-biodegradable plastic bags which are less than 50 microns in the entire national capital. A bench headed by NGT chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar also announced an environment compensation of Rs5,000 on anyone found in possession of such banned plastic.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- Justice Swatanter Kumar is the Present Chairperson of NGT.
Source- The Economic Times