The Government of India banned several single-use plastic (SUP) products from Friday, which include several everyday items such as ear buds with plastic sticks, plastic sticks for balloons, plastic flags, Thermocol for various purposes, wrapping or packing films around sweet boxes, invitation cards, cigarette packets, plastic or PVC banners less than 100 micron.
A man carrying his tiffin box in a single use plastic cover walks through a street in Hyderabad.
A vendor puts tomatoes in a single use plastic cover at a wholesale vegetable market in Hyderabad.
Cotton candies wrapped in plastic cover are displayed to woo customers at a weekly market in New Delhi.
A street hawker covers himself with plastic sheet in rain as he waits for customer to sell cigarettes and chewable tobacco at Juhu beach in Mumbai.
A girl hold a plastic glass as she prepares to drink Shaved ice at Juhu beach in Mumbai.
A commercial truck transports rolls of plastic used in packing in New Delhi.
A roadside vendor packs onions in plastic bags as women shop at a weekly market in New Delhi.
A roadside cotton candy vendor drinks water from a plastic pouch as he waits for customers at a weekly market in New Delhi.