Children do their bit to create awareness
Children can make a difference to any cause. And if it is an issue like environment their creativity finds an expression in a big way aboutair pollution, water pollution, noise pollution.
Taj Krishna organised an awareness campaign on World Environment Day on June 5 by inviting children from three NGOs — Ashriya Akruti, deaf and dumb school at Srinagar Colony, Don Bosco Nava Jeevan for street children and Freedom Foundation for the orphan children in Bolarum to participate in a painting contest.
Nearly 20 children segregated into two categories — one under-eight and the other above-eight took part.
The judge for the competition, the General Manager of Taj Deccan Mahesh S. Aiyar who’s an artist himself commended the children’s efforts.
The Taj group also planned a rally and planting of bamboo saplings to mark the occasion. The hotel also made a commitment to work towards a safe environment.SHIREEN DAVID