Environment Ministry has launched Harit Diwali, Swasth Diwali campaign. This campaign was initiated in 2017-18 wherein a large number of school children participated and took a pledge to minimize bursting of crackers.
The Harit Diwali-Swasth Diwali campaign is now merged with “Green Good Deed” movement that has been initiated as a social mobilization for conservation and protection of the environment.
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Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS PO Mains Exam 2018:
- Dr. Harsh Vardhan is the present Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change.