Gangtok, 25 June: Deorali Girls Senior Secondary School, Gangtok, observed the "10 Minutes to Earth" with a plantation drive, role play and awareness rally in the town. At the outset, the school family carried out a plantation drive in the school campus under the guidance of the principal along with DFO Territorial Mr. Nambi Bhutia. Saplings of Azalea and Cherry plants were planted in the name of the retired teachers of the school who retired this year.
The members of Environmental Health Club (EHC) presented a short role play on the theme “Plant Trees and Protect Our Environment” and an environment health based song. Afterwards, the EHC and DNA Club of the school took out a rally from Deorali Taxi Stand to Sikkim Police Headquarter creating awareness on environment among the general public. The rally dispersed back at the school which also had active participation of the teachers and other students.