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NGT imposes complete ban on kite flying string manja made of nylon, synthetic material

NGT imposes complete ban on kite flying string manja made of nylon, synthetic material

A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar directed all state governments to prohibit the "manufacture, sale, storage, purchase and use" of synthetic manja or nylon threads and all other synthetic threads used for flying kites.

Sisodia attacks PM on 'killer' Chinese manjha, demands ban on import

Demanding that the central government put an immediate ban on the import of "killer Chinese manjha" (kite string), Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Monday targetted the Prime Minister, saying the Centre is working with the "Chinese mafia".

Congress for action against defaulters, demands innovation to end Chinese manjha row

Congress for action against defaulters, demands innovation to end Chinese manjha row

Asserting that action should be taken against those responsible for the delay behind implementation of the Chinese manjha ban, the Congress on Wednesday said that the Delhi Government should carry out an extensive research and come out with an innovation to address this concern.

To protect birds and avoid fatal accidents, Delhi government bans Chinese manjha

To protect birds and avoid fatal accidents, Delhi government bans Chinese manjha

To protect birds and avoid fatal accidents, the Delhi government on Tuesday banned nylon, plastic and Chinese 'manjha' and any other sharp kite-flying thread.

'Jagga Jasoos' will work irrespective of delay if made well: Anurag Basu

'Jagga Jasoos' will work irrespective of delay if made well: Anurag Basu

Director Anurag Basu says that the delay of his forthcoming project 'Jagga Jasoos' won't affect its response at the box office if it has been made well.

Amit Shah flies kites, celebrates Makar Sankranti

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah on Thursday celebrated Makar Sankranti and flew kites here.