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Published on Thu, 07 Jun, 2018 Both

5th June, 2018, DIO, SENAPATI : As observed all over the state the District Administration, Senapati  observed the World Environment Day today under the theme, "Beat Plastic Pollution". Today’s observation was led Deputy Commissioner, Senapati District, Shri Somorjit Salam which was joined by all the District Level Officers of the district. As part of the observation 40 numbers of waste bins, which were donated by different departments under District Administration were installed at different locations  of the  main market areas of Senapati Head Quarter. Cherry saplings which were donated by the Divisional Forest Office, Senapati were also planted in the market areas up to DC office, Senapati, Today’s  observance was concluded with a social service of cleaning in and around the Senapati  Head quarters areas which was also led by the Deputy Commissioner himself.

Speaking before the commencement of the   observance function in the early morning, Shri.Somorjit Salam, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, Senapati said that awareness campaign on plastic pollution is being organized by the district administration so that, use of plastic would be reduced as it is  very harmful to the society. Reiterating the harmful effects of using of plastic to the environment, he urged the public to start the habit of using the waste bins which were being installed and also to avoid using plastic as far as possible.. Different NGOs and DLOs under the district administration together with frontal organizations of the district like the NPO and the SDSA took part in the social service. (DIPR)