World Earth Day Celebrations by Chandigarh.
Chandigarh, 22nd April, 2016: A Conference on “Environmental Education through Eco Clubs – let us think globally and act locally” on the occasion of ‘World Earth Day was inaugurated today by Sh. Parimal Rai, IAS, Adviser to the Administrator, UT Chandigarh at Moti Ram Arya Senior Secondary School, Sector 27-A, Chandigarh. The conference was organized by Department of Environment & Forests in collaboration with Youth Innovative Society (an Environmental NGO), to promote Eco Club activities for educating and spreading awareness amongst the students on environment.
On this occasion, the “Greening Chandigarh Action Plan 2016-17” was released by the Chief Guest. This Annual Greening Chandigarh Action Plan is a guiding tool for all the greening agencies of Chandigarh Administration to strategies effectively to fulfill their commitment of making City Beautiful more clean & green. Sh. Parimal Rai, IAS, also launched the Website on ‘Digitization of Forest Flora of Chandigarh’ for the general pu