Saturday, May 18, 2024
More
    HomeHyderabadBartan Bank in Hyderabad to Offer Utensils for Events

    Bartan Bank in Hyderabad to Offer Utensils for Events

    Related stories

    Results for TS EAPCET 2024 have been announced

    In Hyderabad, Principal Secretary (Education) of Telangana, Burra Venkatesham,...

    Distribution of Fish Prasadam to Start on June 8 at Exhibition Grounds in Hyderabad

    Preparations are underway for the distribution of fish prasadam...

    BJP leader criticizes Telangana government for slow grain procurement

    The BJP leader A Maheshwar Reddy accused the Congress...

    Private Indian Haj pilgrims assigned accommodation in Zone 5 of Mina

    The Haj Umrah Group Organisers’ Association of Hyderabad announced...

    Hyderabad: The Commissioner and Director of Municipal Administration (CDMA) have established a Bartan Bank to discourage the use of single-use plastic. These banks, run by self-help groups, will provide utensils on nominal rents. It is planned to have one bank in all district headquarters.

    The Bartan Bank was inaugurated by CDMA Pamela Satpathy in the office premises. This bank will provide stainless steel utensils like plates, glasses, bowls, and spoons to replace disposable plastics at public functions and social and religious events.

    - Advertisement -

    The Pattana Pragathi and Telangana New Municipalities Act, 2019 emphasize the reduction of plastic usage and banning single-use plastic. As part of this initiative, Bartan Banks will be set up in all 32 district headquarters municipalities in coordination with self-help groups and community-based organizations. The average cost for establishing a bank is Rs 1.75 lakh, and it can cater to events with 500-750 members. The CDMA requests everyone to discourage the use of single-use plastic.

    Also read:  Centre urges Telangana to regulate antibiotic usage
    - Advertisement -

    Follow us

    3,565FansLike
    179FollowersFollow
    1,202FollowersFollow
    965SubscribersSubscribe

    Contribute News

    You can contribute an article to Telangana Tribune by dropping a mail at newsdesk@telanganatribune.com

    Latest stories

    LEAVE A REPLY

    Please enter your comment!
    Please enter your name here