Harsh Vardhan inaugurates Institute of Bioresources and Sustainable Development (IBSD), Meghalaya.
Shillong: While addressing a gathering at IBSD, Union Minister of Environment & Forests and Science & Technology, Harsh Vardhan, said, “IBSD will provide a platform for bio-based entrepreneurship not only for the State of Meghalaya, but can serve as the hub of the entire North East region.”
He also appealed to the people of Meghalaya to fulfill ‘Green Social Responsibility’ by contributing towards developing a social movement by undertaking ‘One Green Good a Day’
List of Green Good deeds can be accessed through his ‘Dr Harsh Vardhan App’
The app focuses on involvement of citizens in Green Good Deeds like saving energy, conserving water, planting trees, reuse and recycle, promoting carpool and use of public transport.
(Union Minister Harsh Vardhan represents Chandni Chowk in Delhi as a Member of Parliament in the 16th Lok Sabha. He is likely to attend the 3rd Northeast Green Summit, 2018 in Shillong on October 24, 2018. Besides, IBSD is also the co-host of the 3rd Northeast Green Summit, 2018)