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No plastic allowed in election campaigns: CEC
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No plastic allowed in election campaigns: CEC

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Signalling a strong stand against plastic usage in election, the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC), Sunil Arora categorically said that the usage of plastic during election campaigns would not be allowed in the upcoming polls in the two states of Maharashtra and Haryana.

He said that the political parties should give stresses on eco-friendly materials. "Election campaigns impose an environmental cost upon us. We appeal to political parties to avoid use of plastic and use only environment-friendly material in their campaigns," said CEC Sunil Arora.