Mysuru, June 18:- “The entire world is suffering due to deforestation. Everyone should plant saplings to protect the environment,” said the Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) Women’s wing president Dr Pushpa Amaranath.
She was speaking after receiving Parisara Mitra – 2019 award given by Maraduru Vidyaniketana in Hunsur taluk on Monday.
“We are aiming at controlling environmental pollution. Environment Day should not be limited to June 5. Students should plant saplings around their house and protect it,” she added.
Assistant forest conservation officer Somappa, director of the institute Fr Jobit felicitated Dr Pushpa Amaranath. (MR/KS)