Karwar: The Indian Navy has launched Navy Week celebrations. The theme is “Keeping in pace with the environment saving mission”. The main activity during the weeklong celebrations was the cleaning of the Ravindranath Tagore Beach in Karwar by 350 naval personnel from the Karwar Naval Base.

Municipal Commissioner Anand D. Revankar, who inaugurated the campaign, was joined by 75 schoolchildren from St. Joseph Convent School and Hindu High School, Municipal Commissioner’s staff and State Bank of India employees for the celebrations.

The entire stretch of beach was cleaned. They removed all non-biodegradable waste from it.

The occasion was utilised to spread the message of plastic-free environment.