Indian army commemorates world environment day

Indian Army on Monday commemorated World Environment Day by organising an ‘Environment Seminar’ and a ‘Display cum Exhibition’ at Manekshaw Centre, Delhi Cantt. This central function marked the culmination of a series of environmental awareness campaigns and cleanliness drives conducted from the third week of May 2023 across all military stations of the Indian Army.

The function was presided over by Lieutenant General MV Suchindra Kumar, Vice Chief of Army Staff, and was attended by Lieutenant General Rajinder Dewan, Quarter Master General of Indian Army, Vice Admiral Sandeep Naithani, Chief of Material of Indian Navy, Air Marshal RK Anand, Air Officer in charge of Administration and other senior officers of three Services and Headquarters Integrated Defence Staff.

Lieutenant General MV Suchindra Kumar in his closing remarks urged all to lead a compatible lifestyle for the environment and segregate waste at source. He also re-affirmed Indian Army’s continued impetus towards de-carbonisation & sustainable development.