Jammu, April 21: Governor N.N. Vohra conveyed his greetings
on the occasion of Earth Day, an annual event celebrated all across
the world on 22nd of April to increase the awareness about
environment safety as well as demonstrate the environmental
On this occasion Governor urged people from all walks of life to
come together for solving serious environmental issues and promoting
natural balance and encouraging the people to respect the natural
resources of the planet. He observed that it is extremely important
to take care of the environmental issues to stay healthy and alive
and for a better future.
Governor urged people to individually and collectively take steps
such as tree plantation, inhibiting deforestation, limiting the use
of vehicles to reduce air pollution and enhancing the energy
conservation through reducing the unnecessary use of electricity. He
also appealed to people to refrain from using plastic bags.