NewZNew (Chandigarh) : A tree plantation drive was held at Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Hotel Management, Catering and Nutrition, Sector 42D, Chandigarh on 5th August, 2016. Mr A.K Luthra, Branch Manager State Bank Of India Sector 37, Chandigarh, was the chief guest on the occasion.
The Principal, students, faculty and staff planted around 100 saplings of exotic & decorative tree species. The drive was initiated to fulfill social responsibility considering the importance of trees.The entire faculty, staff and the students of AIHM Chandigarh actively participated in the event. Mr. Luthra, while addressing the gathering said that “Each one not only needs to just plant trees but, also take care of them and the real challenge begins after the plantation has been done.” He further acknowledged the efforts of the institute in maintaining greenery and organising tree plantation drives every year consistently.
Mrs. Bharti Tyagi, Principal of the institute said “Trees give us oxygen & without which we cannot imagine the existence of Lively Earth or life. Life is lightless without green. She further urges all human beings to plant atleast one tree in their lifetime to bring together green revolution for a green future of the young generation”. This event was followed by a high tea where everybody acknowledged each others effort for a noble cause.