Gyalshing, July 7 (IPR): ‘A Day for Mother Earth’, an environmental initiative of the Government under the stewardship of Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang is being observed today at Dentam, West Sikkim.
The theme of the event is ‘Celebrating Nature’. The Hon’ble Chief Minister joined his Cabinet colleagues and senior officers of the Government in planting saplings to mark the important event.
It may be reminded that, since 2019, 7th July is celebrated every year as ‘A Day for Mother Earth’. On this day, all vehicle movement throughout the State comes to a standstill for 7 minutes at 11 am as a tribute to nature and an initiative to preserve and conserve the environment.