The world environment day (5th June, 2018) with the theme “BEAT PLASTIC POLLUTION” was celebrated with great fervor and gaiety in Roing, Arunachal Pradesh. Reinforcing its commitment to clean & green initiatives, AMYAA NGO, RCE EAST ARUNACHAL AND I-CLEAN ROING jointly organized a plantation drive in Mayu II colony. I-clean volunteers, students and staff participated in the plantation drive to make their surrounding green. Further the programme was followed by the cleanliness drive in Mayu ground that aimed at creating awareness among public regarding the ill effects of plastic on environment.
World environment day is a campaign established to bring some positive environmental changes all over the world to make life better and more natural.
As a part of the programme, drawing competition for different categories of school and college students on the theme of “GREEN EARTH, BEAUTIFUL EARTH and CLEAN ENVIRONMENT IS LIFE AND POLLUTION IS DEATH” were held ahead of the function under the guidance of Ms Sumila Linggi, RCE East Arunachal Youth Coordinator.
Marking the World Environment Day, an organized friendly cricket match was also played between team I-Clean Roing and team Roing Cri
cket Club. The match was flagged off by Meta Mili, I-clean volunteer by briefing about the threats of environmental pollution and appealed the gathering to adopt the green ways of life. Both the team played exceedingly well and no one was being able to make out till the end that who would win definitely. The match generated huge enthusiasm and excitement in the spectators present in the ground and team I-Clean Roing manage to win the match by 11 runs. The Programme concluded with Prize distribution to the winners of Drawing Competition and Winner of Cricket Match.