Under the aegis of the Public Awareness Association of Udhagamandalam
a, ‘Save Rhinos’ programme was observed at the Davis Park here on Wednesday.
Addressing the gathering, the Managing Trustee, Nilgiris and Environment and Cultural Service Trust (NEST) V. Sivadass, lamented that the rhinos are being threatened from different directions. They have to contend with poachers and natural calamities like floods.
Association President G. Janardhanan said that the authorities concerned should accord high priority to the protection of rhinos.
SRVS School Correspondent H.Anitha Hari also spoke.