AP CM Orders For Green Tax and Plastic Ban

Vastavam web: Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan held a review meeting with Forest and Environment department and expressed his disappointment over the initiatives being taken in the state. Then Jagan ordered for ban on plastic and levy green tax to keep a check on pollution by industrial houses. In this very meeting, Jagan questioned the officials about the pollution of pharma companies in the state. He was angered by the pharma companies establishing their base in hatchery zones which the central government imposed restrictions. Jagan directed the officials to study best practices across the globe and come up with proposals to prevent pollution from growing further.