Report on the Celebration of World Environment Day

Report on the Celebration of
WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2018

Department of Public Administration, School of Social Sciences,

Mizoram University

Date : June 05, 2018 Time – 1.00 p m

Venue : Seminar Hall, Deptt of P.A., MZU

Welcome Address :Prof. SrinibasPathi,HoD, PA

Chief Guest :Prof. N. Senthil Kumar, Professor, Deptt of Bio Technology

Interaction

Vote of Thanks: Dr.LaltanpuiiRalte, Deptt of PA

Department of Public Administration, School of Social Sciences, Mizoram University, Aizawl, celebrated World Environment Day-2018 on June 05, 2018 (Tuesday) at 1.00 p m. Prof. SrinibasPathi, Head of the Department welcomed the Chief Guest, faculty, research scholars and students. He discussed the 2018 theme of WED ieBeat Plastic Pollution and emphasised on the need for environmental awareness and protection. Prof. N. Senthil Kumar, Professor of Bio-Technology, MZU was the Chief Guest who discussed the issues, concerns, challenges and possible remedial measures to preserve human and bio diversity in the context of growing menace of antibiotic and pesticide resistance. He also highlighted the on-going research activities in Mizoram relating to Mizo genes, disease genetics and possible cures for cancer and other diseases. He stressed on common and cooperative efforts to counter environmental degradation as well as to protect the North Eastern Region as one of the prominent biodiversity hot spots in the world. In the interactive session, among others, Prof. K.V. Reddy, Prof. Lalneihzovi, Dr. A. Muthulakshmi, Prof. Lalrintluanga, Dr.Suwalal Jangu, Mr. Babu G. participated. Mr. Jacob and Dr. Julie assisted in organizing the session. Dr.LaltanpuiiRalte proposed a Vote of Thanks. The meeting was attended by the members of Faculty, research scholars and students.