Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has reiterated the commitment for a cleaner planet on World Environment Day, today.
“Our Planet and Environment is something we all cherish greatly. Today on World Environment Day, we reiterate our commitment to ensure a cleaner planet. Living in harmony with nature will lead to a better future”, the Prime Minister said.
Meanwhile, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar will carry forth the drive to spread awareness about environment protection through the newly launched #SelfieWithSapling campaign by planting a sapling in the premises of Films Division in Mumbai tomorrow. He will also take a tour of the National Museum of Indian Cinema, which was inaugurated by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier this year in January.
During the visit, he will also be interacting with top stars from the Film Industry to exhort them to take the campaign forward in order to spread the message of sustainability, importance of reduction of carbon footprint and significance of environment protection for future generations.
Earlier today, on the occasion of World Environment Day, Javadekar planted a sapling in the premises of Paryavaran Bhawan in New Delhi, where he was joined by ace cricketer Kapil dev, renowned actors Jackie Shroff and Randeep Hooda and famous folk singer Ms. Malini Awasthi.