‘Awareness of water conservation underscored’

LAHORE   -   The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore on Wednesday organised an awareness walk, poster competition and a seminar to mark the World Water Day.

The event was organised in collaboration with Senior Tutor office, Green Youth

Movement Club (GYM) & Society for Conservation of Environment and Nature (SCEN) and Sapphire Textiles Mills. The aim of programme was to spread aware-ness among public about water conservation with the theme of “Ground water: making invisible, visible.”  Earlier, Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Nasim Ahmad led the walk while Chairman De-partment of Environmental Sciences Dr Saifur Rehman Kashif and a large number of faculty members and students participated in the walk.

The walk starting from Vice Chancellor office and culminated at Pasha Academic Block after taking round of the city campus.

Addressing the seminar, Prof Dr Nasim Ahmad said that joint efforts were a key to spread awareness among public about the importance of water conservation. He talked about Pakistan water issues and way forward. Prof Dr Abdullah Yaser gave a detailed presentation on cost solutions for making ground water visible.

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