A single bench comprising Justice Shahid Karim heard the case
Concerned authorities were strictly directed to ensure the implementation on the order.
The Ministry of Climate Change has introduced alternate cotton bags in the place of plastic bags.
Usman Buzdar directed to form committee headed by Minister for Local Government Muhammad Basharat Raja regarding the ban on polythene bag.
Last month, KP Chief Minister (CM) Mahmood Khan had banned use of polythene bags (Plastic Shopping Bags) in the province'
The minister said the violators could face fine up to Rs 5 million. Repeated violation would result in imprisonment for two years,
The KP CM also underscored the need for a comprehensive campaign through print, electronic and social media for awareness