World Environment Day : 5th June, 2018
On 5th June, 2018, World Environment Day was celebrated in VKV Dibrugarh. The event lasted for about 2 hours from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm and was held in the Sanskriti Sabagriha of our Vidyalaya. In the celebration students of Class VII & VIII participated.
The celebration commenced by the arrival of the students, teachers, Principal and Vice Principal. Guests from Bharat Vikas Parishad arrived with their team of 4 members.
There was a colourful welcome followed by lightning of the lamp. It was accompanied by a melodious song by the students of Class VIII. It was followed by a welcome speech given by the Principal, Sri Ravindranath D. Savdeykar. There was Gamusa presentation to the invited guests and the celebration began. Various activities such as planting saplings and discussion on environment and surroundings.
A talk on the current year’s World Environment Day theme “Beating Plastic Pollution” along with a Power Point Presentation and an educational video on how to manage plastic waste was given to the students by our teacher Kum. Megha Mordani.
One of the guest from the team inspired our students to work collectively for the protection of earth and emphasized on the need to build a greener world. He also encouraged the students to reuse and recycle plastic lying in our house by making useful items out of them and demonstrated the same using plastic bottles, polythene bags etc.
This was followed by a speech by our Vice Principal Sir on environment sustainability and how to tackle the problem of pollution. A group of students performed a skit on pollution control which was followed by the recitation of poem “Moi Plastic” by teacher Kum. Lakhipriya Deori and a formal vote of thanks by the Principal and the event concluded.
The crowd dispersed with a sincere hope and motivated to contribute towards the protection of the environment.