NSS wing of Vet Varsity take initiative in plantation drive
Dr Syed Shabih Hassan NSS Programme Coordinator, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary & Animal Sciences University took initiative inenvironment awareness campaign under the theme “My Earth My Duty” for plantationand beautification of school campus of Bhartiya Vidya Mandir SeniorSecondary School, Shaheed Udham Singh Nagar, Ludhiana. School students, NCCcadets, NSS volunteers and school teachers participated in plantation drive andcampus beautification. Dr Hassan, in consultationwith Principal BVM School Mrs Bandana Sethi and school ECO club members interactedwith school students/volunteers and urged them to beautify school campus byplanting variety of saplings. Principal, and MrsSeema Gupta, PGT Teacher of ECO club made the campus beautification andplantation work successful. They also showed interest in more cooperation from NSS wingGADVASU and Society for Conservation of Flora and Fauna (NGO). Dr S.S. Hassan provided 125 saplings of various plants viz; Areca palm(Chrysalidocarpus), Araucaria christmas plant, Bougainvillea, Cycas, Fan palm,Phycus, Rose, Marigold (Genda), Murraya (Madhukamini), Single Chandni, Guledaudi,Fern, Dahlia and seeds of carrot, raddish, turnip, mustard, onion, garlic andmarigold for Botanical gardenof School. These saplings were planted by the students/volunteers ofthe BVM School. Dr Hassan motivated students and volunteers of ECO club formaking campus free from unhygienic environment and made the students/volunteersaware and conscious about cleanliness, greenery and importance of tree plantationas well as irrigating plant in personal life. Principal, of School Mrs Sethi also encouraged students/volunteers for plantation andcampus beautification.