Mysuru, April 21:- The Mysuru and Karnataka Youth Network Association has planned a 45-day ‘Voice for Green Earth’ campaign which will begin on Friday (April 22).
Addressing a press conference at Mysuru Press Club at Agrahara here on Thursday (April 21), Shalini Y of the association said, “The 45-day event ‘Voice for Green Earth’ campaign will be held from tomorrow. The event is planned to create awareness on environmental issues, the importance of the environment and the role of youth in protecting the environment. Earth Day is celebrated to protect the earth from all man-made harm by celebrating World Earth Day and the event will be completed on Environment Day on June 6.”
“On April 22, at Varuna village, the association will celebrate World Earth Day and launch the event at 11:30 am with the villagers. Environmentalist Prof Rarikumar, will be present at the programme as a resource person. More than 100 youth and children will be actively participating in the programme,” she added.
“The campaign will include activities such as cleanup, planting, painting, group painting, seed ball making, street vending, jatha, poster making, slogan writing and water sources cleaning.” (AM/KS)