Rajeev Gandhi Akshay Urja Divas 2014
Observing Rajeev Gandhi Akshay Urja Divas 2014, a programme was organized by HIMURJA in collaboration with WWF-India at Hotel Holiday Home on 30th September 2014. The objective of the programme is to disseminate the information on renewable sources of energy and to make students aware of energy crisis. 18 schools of Shimla town participated in the programme.
The programme commenced with an address by Er. Bhanu Partap Singh (C.E.O HIMURJA) He said that energy conservation is the need of the hour and various alternate energy source should be used. In his inaugural speech he emphasized the role of schools in disseminating the message of energy conservation. He also explained various energy sources and their importance in our life. Arti Gupta Project Coordinator WWF-India also addressed the participants.
Various competitions were organized on this day including Slogan writing, Poster making competitions and paper presentation. With the help of power point presentation the students expressed their views on energy conservation, energy crisis, renewable sources of energy, energy requirement and its demand. The judges for various competitions were Ravi Sharma from State council of Science Technology Rohit Sharma (Productivity Coach), Satpal Dhiman (Wild Life Wing HP Forest Deptt.) and Shailender Chauhan Project Officer WWF-India.
The winner students will be awarded on 1st October.An awareness rally will also be flagged of by Chief Minister from Oak Over on 1st October.
List of School which Participated in the event
1. GSSS Dhalli 2. GSSS Rajhana
3. Dayanand Public School 4. GSSS Chhota Shimla
5. JCB Public School 6. SD Senior Sec School
7. GHS Tuti kandi 8. DAV New Totu
9. Auckland House School 10. Central School for Tibetan
11. Monal Public School 12. GHS Khalini
13. GSSS Lakkar Bazaar 14. GSSS Phagli
15. DAV New Shimla 16. Blue Public School
17. GSSS Portmore 18. GHS Chaura Maidan