Barinder Saluja, Chandigarh :April 14 : Sh Ram Niwas, IAS, Home Secretary, Chandigarh Administration together with Sh Diwakar Gupta, Managing Director, SBI flagged off a massive “Go Green – Cycle Rally” in which more than 800 persons took part. The rally is organized to promote awareness about Global warming and to protect environment. It is a straight message for the people to use cycles as transport where ever possible.
On the occasion, 200 cycles were also donated to poor and needy students, majority of which are girls, by M.D., SBI, Sh Diwakar Gupta and Chief General Manager, SBI Chandigarh Circle – Sh S.K. Sehgal, together with Sh Ram Niwas, Home Secretary.Speaking on the occasion, Sh. S.K. Sehgal, Chief General Manager, State Bank of India, Chandigarh Circle stressed the need to inculcate the habit of using cycle to make the environment pollution free. In the recent past, SBI has also initiated Tree Plantation Program under GO GREEN CAMPAIGN, in the southern sectors.
Sh Ram Niwas, IAS, Home Secretary, appreciated the efforts on part of State Bank of India for the noble cause. He said,” i will make sure that these types of initiatives should be taken up in Chandigarh in the coming future also so that an awareness could be spread amongst the city dwellers. One should give one’s full contribution to save the environment. Keep your city Green.”