|Early Times Report|
Kathua, Oct 23: Students of DAV Collegiate School Lachipur Kathua organised a rally to enlighten the public to celebrate 'Eco-Friendly Diwali' here on wednesday at Kathua
The students and staff carrying placards, raised slogans against air, water, sound and environment pollution.
The slogans 'Don't create sound pollution, Create green environment. School Principal said the programme was aimed at enlightening the students on safety and celebrating Diwali with diyas. Satwinder Singh Coordinator of School said Diwali is a festival of colourful diyas. We request the people to celebrate the festival by lighting earthen lamps, decorating the houses, perform pujas and exchange sweets.But, crackers will create environmental pollution. Later rally of Students was concluded with the presentation of plants to Deputy commissioner Kathua, Chief Education officer Kathua, DPO Kathua, Principal, Degree College Kathua.