NewZNew (Chandigarh) : The Eco Club of Maharishi Dayanand Public School, Daria , Chandigarh organized Essay Writing Competition on a Green Consumer Day with collaboration of the Environment Department of Chandigarh on the school premises today. This competition was divided into two categories i.e., junior and senior.
Students expressed their feelings on clean environment and about global warming caused by cutting of trees. They stressed to grow more trees for balancing of environment.
They told that everyone should purchase products that are eco-friendly. Products with little or no packaging, products made from natural ingredients and products which are made without causing pollution are eco-friendly products. The green consumer should drive a hybrid vehicle; buy products made with hemp or those made from recycled materials.
Anchal, Hansraj and Jatin bagged first, second, third and consolation prizes in junior category In senior category Bhanu Dutta, Geetanjli and Seema Kumari got first, second and third position respectively. Principal Dr. Vinod Kumar gave away prizes to the winners. He told that the main aim of this program was too aware the importance of recycling-reusing and reducing waste material.