On 5th June, 2018, a programme on ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’ was organised at Gandhi Ghat, Patna in association with Patna Central School, Patna. About 200 students of this School and 40 Cadets of N.C.C , participated in the event.
Chief Guest of the occasion, Major General Sri R. K.Gupta, ADG, NCC was present on the occasion . Pasting of ‘NO HORN’ sticker on vehicle and Cyscle rally were also organised.
Dr. Ashok Ghosh , Chairman, BSPCB motivated the gathering to take a pledge to beat the plastic pollution and also informed that use of plastic materials for food articles when exposed to heat may prove to be carcinogenic.
Mr. B.Sengupata, Ex- Member Secretary informed that a huge quantity of plastic waste are leading to our oceans causing great threat to our health and environment.
Sri Alok Kumar, Member Secretary, BSPCB thanked all for their active participation and making the programme a great success.