Saturday, June 4, 2011

World Environment Day at Hyderabad

A mass clean-up drive was organized by Indian Development Foundation and Standard Chartered Bank on the eve of World Environment Day – 4th June 2011 at Ambedkar Colony, Elamma Banda, Kukatpally, Hyderabad.

Mr. M M Hussain, Mr. P. Sundar, Mr. G V S Kumar, Ms. Preethy and a batch of 60 Social Champions from Standard Chartered Bank participated in the event.

Mr. Sanjay Ram, IDF Social Ambassador, Ms. Manasi and Mr. Rao co-ordinated with Mr. Kareem (Director) and Ms. Lavanya (Secretary) of M S Foundation who work for slum development projects in Hyderabad.

The program started in the early morning time. People were divided into groups three groups. One group took up slum clean-up drive, the second one went for tree plantation in front of each house and the third took up awareness campaign and distribution of ‘Cotton Bags’ with message ‘Ban plastic and use cotton bags’. Children in the neighbouring areas participated in drawing competition with theme on Environment protection.

Captain (IN) Alokesh Sen, Principal, Birla Public School, Pilani (Rajasthan) and Mrs. Sen were the special invitees for the event.

Mr. Samuel Vincent, Zonal Officer, IDF networked with various agencies in making the event a grand success.

ALBUM - World Environment Day - HYDERABAD

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