5th June-Clean up Drive at Tourist Spot "Robber's Cave", Dehradun

World Environment Day was celebrated by conducting a cleanliness drive at a very beautiful tourist spot in Dehradun "Robbers Cave" which is also known as "Guchhu Pani". This was done by ENVIS, UEPPCB officials, Waste Warriors and National Cadet Corp. NCC) team. We cleaned the complete area and collected loads of waste. Our team also reached out to the general public to make them aware of the importance of a clean environment and provide opportunities for active participation.

Robbers Cave was chosen as the location for this clean-up drive as it is a popular tourist destination, and people arrive here in huge amount during this time, as June is vacation month. The clean up begun at 10:00 a.m. in the best of spirits and enthusiasm, the volunteers were very determined and exhibited active participation in the clean up. The equipments needed to collect waste were provided by Waste Warriors. It was really wonderful to see that tourists and localities were also taking up initiative in keeping the place clean by helping to collect the garbage.

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ENVIS Cell, Uttarakhand Environment Protection & Pollution Control Board,
29/20, Nemi Road, Dalanwala, Dehradun-248001 (Uttarakhand).