Ozone Day Celebration
Department of Botany has organized Ozone day celebration sponsored by Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment in collaboration with Bhoomithrasena Club and the programme was inaugurated by Dr KA Sreejith, Scientist, Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi on 16 th September 2019. The theme of the programme was “Let’s protect our Ozone Layer for a better tomorrow”. The function was presided over by the Principal, Dr. Lata Marina Varghese. Dr. Devi Priya, Programme o-oridinator made the welcome speech. Dr. Sreejith gave
keynote address. Dr. Vinod Kumar (Co-oridnator, NSS) and Dr. Aruna Devy (Co-oridnator, Bhoomithrasena Club) provided felicitation. After that the technical session started. Dr. Sreejith gave an enlightening speech on the importance and conservation of ozone and its effect on environment. During the interactive session, the audience actively participated. Students raised various queries and he patiently cleared all their doubts. Due to lack of time the various competitions associated with this celebration has been postponed to 18.09.2019. Students from various departments came and participated in various competitions like Quiz, Slogan writing, Essay writing etc… The winners were given certificate and a cash prize of Rs 500/- each.