Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women(IGDTUW),Delhi:
The tacit efforts of the faculty members as well as the students of Eco-Club- GREENSPHERE of Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical Unviversity for Women (IGDTUW) and Eco-Club-URVAR of Ambedkar institute of Advanced Communication Technologies &Research, Delhi (AIACT&R) by the support of Department of Environment, Govt. of Delhi, under the guidance of Dr.B C Sabata (Sr. Scientific Officer,Dept. of Environment), organized the one day environment awareness programme “CATHARSIS” on the February 13, 2015 with the backdrop of fun and learning events, witnessed participation and appreciation from colleges all over Delhi.
The inaugural was held by conducting a plantation drive with the eco-club faculty coordinators and members of the two colleges- Greensphere and Urvar in the IGDTUW grounds. To celebrate the spirit of the cause events like poster making, ecofie, debate, best out of waste, run for a sapling, Environment quiz, Treasured Herbal Rangoli, Seminar on e-waste, etc were organised. Catharsis also witnessed prolific donations in the cloth and e-waste collection drives by faculties and students. Saplings were also distributed among the participants and winners.
The day was brought to an end by the much awaited DJ Night and a crowd celebrating their bond with nature. Catharsis’ first phase accomplished the task of seeking everybody’s attention to mother Earth to revise our obligations for a greener and cleaner world. The much awaited second phase will be held in AIACT&R in the month of March with more exuberance and vigour.