Mysuru, June 2:- Karnataka State Pollution Control Board and district administration jointly organised drawing and essay competition for students from 1st standard to 10th standard at Kukkarahalli lake here on Friday. Senior pollution control officer Naveen Kumar inaugurated the programme.
“The event is being organised as part of the World Environment Day. The drawing and essay competition are organised to send a message on the total stop on using plastic. Students should take the initiative in protecting the environment. Such events will be held throughout the year,” he said.
Around 350 – 400 students participated in the event. (MR/GK).