Tiruchirapalli

NCC cadets rally for environment conservation

NCC cadets taking out World Environment Day awarness rally organised by Society for Conservation Nature in Tiruchi on Wednesday. Photo: R.M. Rajarathinam   | Photo Credit: Handout_E_Mail

Cadets of the National Cadet Corps took out a rally in the city on Wednesday as part of the World Environment Day observation organised by the Society for Conservation of Nature (SOFCON).

The cadets, carrying placards on the importance of planting trees, avoiding the use of plastics, and harvesting rainwater, marched from the Jamal Mohamed College campus to the Armed Reserve Grounds at Subramaniapuram in the city.

The rally was flagged off by Col.Raj Kar, Commanding Officer, 2 TN Battalion, NCC, Tiruchi.

R.Lakshmi, District Environmental Engineer, planted saplings on the occasion. V.Sundararaju, president, SOFCON, administered a pledge to the cadets on sustainable management and conservation of environment.



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