21 Sep :Mr.S.K.Setia, Director.Public Instructions. (Schools), Chandigarh administrtion today inaguarated a Special Natrue camp for 50 teachers incharge school Eco –Clubs from Government and Private schools and master Trainers of the National Green Corps,of Chandigarh.
The function was held at the Nature, Commonwealth youth Programme Asia Centre Sector 12, Chandirarh.
In his address Mr. S.K.Setia said that the teachers have got the ample opportunities to learn from Nature and they should involve the children in Nature conservation pursuits.
Mr.Om Parkash Master Trainer and Ms.Surbhi Sharma gave Lecture-cum-Demonstration on Vermi Culture and NADEP Composting. Mr.Om Parkash said that NADEP Composting can be easily carried out in schools as compared to Vermi Compost
The teachers were shown several species of sacred medicinal and fruit plants on the CYP and the Nature Observatory Sector 26, Chandigarh.The participants were very much impressed with the beauty of various colors of Lilies.
E.S.I. President S.K. Sharma said that small ponds, rainwater harvesting and NADEP Compost units will be set up in the rural schools of Chandigarh.
The Theatre Army Group led by Gaurav Sharma staged a play “Rabba Terin Ramzan”, which drew thunderous applause. Mr.K.C.Rahi, an eminent folk singer sang a song charged with emotions “Rukhaan Te Rosh Na Vikhaeen Hanian”