Kerala State government has come out with a green protocol to make the weddings in the state more nature-friendly.
With the state government coming out with a green-protocol to make the auspicious occasions more nature-friendly.With the implementation of the protocol, plastic and other non-degradable articles including disposable glasses and plates and thermocol decorations will be kept at bay from marriage functions.Instead of this, people would be persuaded to use tumblers, plates and other utensils made of glass and environment-friendly metals.
Inspections will be held at marriage halls, convention centres and hotels and other venues of the wedding ceremony in this regard and action would be taken if the protocol is violated,’Suchitwa Mission’, the state nodal agency for sanitation, has already launched the initiative in Kannur, Ernakulam, Kollam and Alappuzha on a pilot basis.
To ensure proper implementation of the protocol, inspections will be held at marriage halls, convention centres, hotels and other venues of the wedding ceremony. Special squads, comprising officials of Suchitwa Mission and revenue department, have been formed to carry out inspections in wedding halls and record the ceremony. Strict action would be taken in case of any violation based on the nature of utensils and articles found.