Family distributes eco-friendly bags free of cost to end single-use plastic in Raipur

Members of Bairagi family from Chhattisgarh's Raipur, distribute home-made, eco-friendly, re-usable bags, free of cost. The family intends to make the city single-use plastic free. Surendra Bairagi said, "My wife makes these bags using old clothes, we have distributed hundreds of these bags to people." Asserting on the hazard of single-use plastic on environment, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on August 15 urged people and shopkeepers to eliminate the use of plastic bags completely.