India is the host to this year’s World Environment Day and the theme is ‘Beat Plastic Pollution.’
Every year, June 5 is observed as World Environment Day to raise awareness and increase government action on the pressing issue. This year, the theme is ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’ with focus on single-use or disposable plastic.
Railways does its bit
Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal on Tuesday announced on twitter that as part of the World Environment Day and contributing towards a greener planet, the Indian Railways has started using fully-biodegradable packages in four Shatabdi and four Rajdhani train from Delhi.