The Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board (APPCB), in association with the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada (JNTUK) is planning to conduct special training programmes and awareness campaigns on environment protections in all the revenue divisions of the East Godavari district. Announcing this here on Wednesday, Executive Engineer of the APPCB B. Pramod Kumar Reddy stressed the need for improving the awareness levels of the public on environment.

Addressing a seminar on ‘Citizens role for sustainable environment' organised jointly by the APPCB and the JNTUK here, Mr. Reddy said that modern technology could be used to reduce the pollution emissions from industries. Rector of JNTUK K. Satya Prasad, director K.V.S.G. Murali Krishna, principal of Engineering College P. Udaya Bhaskar and others were present.