PRAKRITI, The Environment Society of Post Graduate Government College for Girls, Sector 11, Chandigarh celebrated Vanmahotsav by organizing a Tree Plantation Drive on 31.07.19. The Drive was organized in collaboration with NSS, NOSTALGIA-the Alumni Association of the College and Dainik Jagran Group of Newspapers.
Chief Engineer Mr. Mukesh Anand was the Chief-guest on the occasion. He planted a sapling of Chandni; and Prof. Anita Kaushal, Principal of the college planted a sapling of Hibiscus. Senior faculty members Mr. Jasbir Singh, Head, Department of Punjabi and Mrs. Harjeet Kaur, Head, Department of Mathematics who shall be superannuating on 31st August 2019 also planted tree saplings. Faculty members, alumni, distinguished guests, media persons and volunteers of Prakriti and NSS also planted tree saplings of Neem, Guava, Kadamb etc. The objective of the plantation drive was to promote environment conservation, beautification of the campus and landscaping. It is noteworthy that the college is already running an add-on course in Floriculture and Landscaping.