LAHORE: Chief Minister Punjab Usman Buzdar has said that the approval to ban plastic bags in the province will be accorded in the next cabinet meeting.
He stated this during Plant for Pakistan campaign in Lahore.
“Like Islamabad, the Punjab government has also decided to ban plastic bags in the province.”
The imposition of the ban will be approved in the next cabinet meeting, he told the gathering.
The minister further said the Punjab government is committed to making Pakistan ‘green’, and a large-scale plantation will take place in the province. A good sum of money has been allocated for this purpose, he added.