On the Eve of World Environment Day 05.06.2019, Chennai Division, Southern Railway has organized various programmes at Major Railway stations of Chennai Division, coaching depot, EMU Car Shed, Diesel Electric Loco Shed, Wagon Depot and Colonies.
ADRM/I/MAS Shri.B. Elangovan Administered the pledge on protecting environment to all staff at Dr.M.G.Ramachandran central station.
An exhibition on “Air Pollution” – which is theme for World Environment Day 2019, depicting ill effects of Air Pollution at Dr.M.G.Ramachandran central station.
An Awareness rally on Air Pollution involving the Central District Scouts and Guide & Railway Staff, Tree plantation was done by Officers at Dr.M.G.Ramachandran central station premises.
“On the streets of Chennai” band participated in the world environment day celebration and sung songs creating awareness on clean environment. Various Environment initiative under taken by Railways to develop 19 stations of Chennai Division as Eco- Smart Station was displayed at Major stations.
At Chennai Egmore Station Tree plantation was done by Principle Chief Medical Director/S.Rly, and Station Director/Egmore at Chennai Egmore Station Premises. Tree plantation was also done at Tambaram, Chengalpattu, Katpadi and Jolarpettai stations premises.
At Tambaram Railway Station an Awareness rally on Air Pollution involving the Seva Bharathi Tamilnadu Association, School children from Maharishi VidyaMandir Senior Secondary School, Medavakkam & Railway Staff were participated.
At Jolarpettai Railway Station an Awareness rally on Air Pollution involving the NCC cadets of Sacred Heart College -Thirupathur,& Railway Staff was participatedAn exhibition on “Air Pollution” – which is theme for World Environment Day, depicting ill effects of Air Pollution was kept at Katpadi station.