20May2019

Andaman Chronicle

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Greenos Celebrate Green Consumers Day 2012

                   

Port Blair, Sept. 28: The Greeno Eco Club Of Government Senior Secondary School, Sabari, Middle Andaman celebrated “Green Consumers Day 2012”.  The theme selected by the Eco Club for this year is “Think for the right choice””. Various programmes were conducted to observe the day in a meaningful manner.

Earlier Principal of the school highlighted on the importance of the observance of the day and appealed to the students that Green Consumer Day is the day when you can think and rethink on what we buy, and the impact it has on us and on our common environment. Motivated by the universal need that has arisen; we can take our small baby steps, which would add to the cumulative effect of the bigger cause – Environment Protection, the Principal explained.

A signature campaign was held at the school campus which witnessed active participation from the students and teachers of the school. Everyone pledged to practice 3 G’s in their daily life and the 3 G’s are Go Green; Think Green; Act Green.

Shri Bency Joy, Eco club Incharge also expressed his views on the importance of celebrating the day and pointed out that how even the smallest actions can help or harm the planet.

In the inter-house quiz competition Aamir and team, Srikant and team were declared as the winners and runners respectively.