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Another year of eco-friendly celebration ends with a bang

DNMUM423977 | 10/12/2018 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :375

GREEN MOVE Joint effort of Actors, students, housing socities, NGOs made the drive a success
DNA’s initiative Eco Ganesha 2018 will culminate on Friday with the felicitation of the winners under the four categories of the competition. Recognising the increase in pollution and unsustainable practices in the way the city celebrates its favourite festival, DNA had launched this annual campaign in 2009, aiming to raise awareness and encourage housing societies and individuals to take up eco-friendly practices during Ganeshotsav celebrations.
The number of societies and individuals participating in the competition has grown every year and this year the response from the younger generation was particularly very positive, as they contributed to celebrating the festival without plastic.
Both housing societies and individual ho
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