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World environment day celebrated in Namrup

Namrup: Today all over the world is facing natural  calamities due to  cutting of green lands  and making buildings, sky towers. Here  in Namrup the World Environmental Day is celebrated by Brahmaputra Valley Fertilizer Corporation Limited  (BVFCL) with  in a befitting manner with great  zeal and enthusiasm. 

Some of the notable activities undertaken as a part of celebration are  Essay and Drawing competition in all nearby schools to create  awareness amongst the school students about environmental issues.   A procession was organised by Basundhara Jatiya Vidyalaya students and teacher in the  theme of 'Beat Plastic Pollution ' .    

1000 plantation saplings were planted in schools and many organisation on the occasion under aegis of District Administration, Dibrugarh in connection with World Environment day. A week long observation ended with a seminar on this year UNEP theme, " Beat Plastic  Pollution "  held in BVFCL Training centre in the afternoon of 5th June where employees , students , teacher , and guardians were present.

Prizes for the  essay and drawing competition  were distributed amongst the 79 winning students at this seminar.

On the other hand Forest department also celebrated the environmental day by planting more than 400 saplings in dillighat area with corporation NTPS State Bank Namrup Branch , AGP Regional Committee , Poribekh Huraikhya Sanstha , Namrup Press and Society , CRPF , CISF and other organisations.

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Journalist based in Namrup, Assam.

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