QUETTA: Gwadar Development Authority (GDA) and dozens of students of different schools and teachers organized an awareness walk regarding hazards of polythene bags and clean environment, on Monday.
Walk started from Civil Hospital Gwadar’s precincts and after marching through various roads culminated into a gathering outside Gwadar Press Club.
Addressing on the occasion, school principal and students said that plastic bags were quite detrimental for natural atmosphere and through eliminating these hazards the dream of clean and green Gwadar could be materialized.
Speakers said that plastics were not only detrimental for atmosphere but they were also harmful for human health.
They appealed the shopkeepers and citizens to use environment friendly bags instead of polythene because plastic bags were non degradable that spoil the environment for centuries.
They said that cleanliness situation of Gwadar city was unsatisfactory due to random throwing of wastes therefore, if every citizen demonstrate responsibility and dispose of trashes to their exact location then the Gwadar city could be made a clean city.