Contests held to mark celebration of World Ozone Layer Day

Port Blair
1 Sep 2018

The Department of Science & Technology celebrates World Ozone Layer Day on 16th September every year. The theme for World Ozone Layer Day 2018 is “Keep Cool and Carry On”. To mark the occasion the Department organised Essay and Painting competition recently at Govt. Senior Secondary School, RK Pur and Govt. Model Senior Secondary School, Hut Bay for students. Altogether, 85 students of class IX-XII participated in the painting competition, and 20 Students in essay writing competition  on the Theme - “Keep Cool and Carry On” from both the schools . The Department has also screened the film Titled “ Badaltha Mosam” which is based on the air pollution its cause, effect on environment and Health related issues. more then 700 students from both the schools has seen the scientific film with great interest and enthusiasm. The Department also distributed Scientific books, Awareness Poster on Ozone Layer and Sticker on Air Pollution among the participating Students of the competitions.