Various programmes to mark World Environment Day

VISAKHAPATNAM: City hotels are organising programmes to mark the World Environment Day on Friday to create more awareness among the people about the need to protect the environment and ensure a clean environment to the coming generations.

The Park is organising a Green March of its employees along the Beach Road, planting of saplings on the hotel premises and guests checking out of the hotel would be presented attractively packaged seed to carry home for plantation, according to executive manager Siraj Mukherjee.

To strengthen the spirit of the day, every hotel staff would wear green flag on his or her lapel.

For the first time in the city hotels, The Park is introducing vermicompost, he said.