On Thursday afternoon, a few residents of Gunrock Enclave witnessed trees in their colony being mercilessly chopped down.
On ‘World Environment Day, the Ministry of Urban affairs launched advisories on landfill reclamation and sewage management practices.
"I planted whatever saplings I got and now it has become a craze," said the homemaker, who has successfully packed her 56 cent plot with greenery.
Shah also said from time immemorial, India has a rich tradition and deep knowledge about nature conservation.
The objective of the event was to create awareness among all employees towards the importance of plants and herbs, the Ministry of Power said in a statement.
World Environment Day: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan urges people to protect environment for future generations
Taking to Twitter, Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan posted pictures and video while planting saplings.
He also shared a clip from his last 'Mann Ki Baat' programme where he mentioned about conservation of rainwater and protecting the rich diversity of nature.
He will also release the poster of the platform of APEMC highlighting its salient features, which is India’s first.
On the eve of the World Environment Day, the state Forest Department and the Biodiversity Board resolved to declare five places as heritage sites.
The elephant had died in Palakkad on May 27 after it ate a pineapple stuffed with crackers and forest officials said that it died standing in river Velliyar after it suffered an injury in its jaw.
The actor, who is a vocal climate activist, runs her own non-profit initiative called Climate Warrior that celebrates real-life heroes working towards the cause of climate change.
A musical composition about Mother Earth, sustainability practices undertaken by corporates, the transformation of lakes in India...
During an event to celebrate World Environment Day on June 5, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan, in PM Modi's presence, had pledged to eliminate single-use plastic by 2022.
Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar urged people to vow not to use low-grade plastic.