A webinar for spreading awareness on preservation of environment was organized on the theme ‘Time for Nature” of the United Nations for the year 2020, by Eco club of Desh Bhagat University on World Environment day. The webinar was attended by more than 1500 staff members and students. Everyone was motivated and inspired to plant more trees in their surrounding areas and contribute in developing cleaner and healthier society which in turn will build a greener Earth.
Dr.Zora Singh, Chancellor, and Dr Tejinder Kaur, Pro Chancellor, Desh Bhagat University, said that “World Environment Day reminds us to inspect the state of our environment & its surroundings. It urges us to pledge to do something for the betterment of the environment.”
Dr.Sandeep Singh, Vice President, Desh Bhagat University, added that we enjoyed the clean and blossoming nature in the period of Covid lockdown and we should sensitize ourselves and the community to work for conservation of biodiversity after the lockdown as well.
The Speakers of the webinar were social figure Padam Shri Sant Seechewal, Dr. Surinder S. Saini ,Senior Principal Scientist, Head-BIPP CSIO, Chandigarh, Dr. Sanjay Sharma Head &Professor Environmental Engineering NITTTR, Chandigarh, Dr. Onkar Singh, Professor & Head Department of Zoology Punjabi University, Patiala . They shared expert views on the environment and its role in providing the essential infrastructure that supports life on Earth and human development.
Vice Chancellor, Desh Bhagat University thanked everyone for their participation!