Ten Minutes to Earth observed in West Sikkim

Gangtok, 02 Jul:

Ten Minutes to Earth was observed all over West Sikkim with plantation drives carried out at various locations including avenues, school compounds and Smriti Vans. Dignitaries like Minister of Human Resource Development Department, RB Subba, Area MLAs, Zilla Adhyakshas, Zilla & Ward Panchayats, Line Department officials and staff, NGOs and SHGs actively participated in the event. Cleanliness drives were also organised to spread awareness on plastic pollution and other environmental hazards, a press release informs.