Earth Day was celebrated at Saint Soldier International School, Chandigarh with great zeal and fervour. The Eco Club ‘Parag’ organised a variety of activities. Members of the club took out an environmental awareness rally in the school campus. They carried their placards with important messages on conservation of water, trees, electricity and animals and raised slogans reinforcing the same. They urged students and teachers to switch off all the electrical appliances from 6 pm to 7 pm on Earth Day.
Students of Class X B presented a special assembly to mark the day. Komal and Nitin commenced the assembly by telling the students the history of Earth Day. Yashika delivered an enlightening talk on the importance of the day. Students, through their acting prowess, depicted the agony that mother earth faces when we humans indulge in activities that give rise to pollution. The choir presented a mellifluous song on the occasion.
The assembly concluded with the promise made by the students that they would respect their natural inheritance and be good caretaker of their planet.