Kokuyo Camlin and Eco Task Force Join Hands for Tree Plantation Drive on National Teacher’s Day
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Marketing | October 5, 2018 | News
129 BN Eco Task Force (ETF) of Territorial Army along with Kokuyo Camlin conducted a major tree plantation drive with students on National Teacher’s Day, at Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir for gratifying the immense contribution by the teaching community towards the younger generation.
Students from various schools of Jammu and Samba region got together to plant saplings dedicated to their teachers. A competition was also conducted where the children were asked to pen down a few lines justifying the correlation between the sapling they chose and the teacher. The best school and overall best entries would be awarded later. Kokuyo Camlin encouraged the participants by providing refreshments and gift hampers for the contest winners and educators.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Saumitra Prasad, Chief Marketing Officer, Kokuyo Camlin Ltd said “We have always partnered initiatives to make children work for a better environment and Camlin was proud to associate in this tree plantation drive along with 129 BN Eco Task Force (ETF) where school children planted trees in the name of the teacher. This was the best gift a student can give to a teacher and since the trees are in the responsible hands of the army it will be taken care of.”
The event was inaugurated by Ms Sushma Chauhan (IAS, District Development Commissioner of Samba, Jammu) where she planted tree saplings and thanked the students, the 129 BN Eco Task Force of Territorial Army and Kokuyo Camlin for their thoughtful efforts. More than 5,500 school/college students along with 300 teachers planted more than 50,000 tree saplings in 550 locations.
Students from various schools of Jammu and Samba region got together to plant saplings dedicated to their teachers.