â€œNo empty pouch no edible Oilâ€
Shimla: To save the environment Himachal Pradesh Government has decided to collect empty edible oil pouches from the consumers at all fair price shops in order to keep their environ clean and pollution free, disclosed Daljit Dogra, Managing Director, Civil Supply Corporation.
He also added that the edible oil would be sold only to those consumers who would ensure to return the empty pouches back to the fair price shops from August onwards.
The order has been issued to all 128 fair price shops in the State. Besides that every depot holder will collect these empty pouches and further sell it for Rs. 4 per kilogram to Public Works Department.