COP14: Prime Minister Narendra Modi calls for global boycott of single-use plastic
Updated : 2019-09-10 09:55:35
Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for a global boycott of single-use plastic while addressing the 14th Conference of Parties (COP14) to United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) being held in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh on Monday. "I think the time has come for the world to say Good Bye to single-use plastic", said Modi as the hall resonated with claps. PM Modi told global leaders in attendance at COP 14 how India has 'soil cards' to help the farmers understand the health of the soil.