Orangajuli Tea Garden management committee celebrated the World Environment Day on Tuesday, near Garuajhar in Udalguri.
Orangajuli Tea Garden management committee celebrated the day in co-ordination with All Adivasi Students’ Association Of Assam (AASAA)and All Assam Tea Tribes Student Association (ATTSA) in a befitting manner on factory campus.
The programme began with an awareness rally taken out by students of Orangajuli Tea Garden LP school where students holding placards urged ban on plastic to save earth.
A man dressed as tree joining the rally drew everyone’s attention.
Earlier the Deputy Manager of Orangajuli Tea Garden, Talat Ahmed inaugurated the rally.
In his speech he dwelt about the importance of protecting our environment and nature. He drew the attention of the audience to the threats of global warming. He emphasized upon sustainable use of these precious resources ensuring environmental protection and nature conservation.
He called upon every family to plant medicinal plants like neem in every households and promote plantation in an organized manner. He also exhorted the students to engage passionately in tree plantation and protection of environment.
A plantation drive was also carried out on the campus of Orangajuli Tea Garden LP school led by Senior Assistant Manager, Indibor Gogoi assisted by Labour Welfare Officer, Atanu Seal and Head Clerk, Durgeswar Deka.
Local conservationists Dibakar Nayak, Ankit Tanti also joined the drive.