Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora on September 21 held press briefing in the national capital. He briefed media on Maharashtra and Haryana state Assembly elections. He appealed political parties to avoid the use of plastic and use only environmental-friendly material during their campaign. “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 Arora. The five years terms of the Legislative Assemblies of Haryana and Maharashtra expires on November 02 and November 09 respectively.
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