Saturday, July 20, 2024
More
    HomeHyderabadHelping hands reach out to Ameenpur lake

    Helping hands reach out to Ameenpur lake

    Related stories

    Jagan Condemns Lawlessness in Andhra Pradesh, Calls for President’s Rule

    YS Jagan plans to meet PM Modi and hold protest in Delhi on July 24 demanding President's Rule in Andhra Pradesh

    Job Fair Scheduled for the 22nd of This Month

    Gadwal: District Employment Officer Dr. Priyanka Gadwal announced that...

    BJP District Executive Committee Convenes in Gadwal

    The BJP district executive meeting was held today at...

    Ameenpur Lake in Hyderabad is in a dilapidated condition with trash surrounding it. To protect the lake and create awareness, Earth Needs You- Impacts by VISVA Sustainable Foundation, a city-based NGO, has been organizing cleaning up drives. They recently completed 150 days of cleaning up and self-awareness initiative.

    Several organizations have participated in this initiative, including TS Biodiversity Board, Ameenpur Municipality, Hyderabad Birding Pals, Animal Warriors Conservation Society, Wild Telangana, HCR – Hyderabad Cycling Revolution, Goodeebag, and Relief Riders Hyderabad.

    - Advertisement -

    Ameenpur Lake is India’s first biodiversity heritage site in urban areas, with close to 300 species of birds.

    Vinay Manchala, Director of VISVA Sustainable Foundation, explained that their weekly activities include preserving biodiversity at the lake through cleanup and self-awareness initiatives. They have collected around 181.5 kgs of waste. The activities started with five friends on March 28, 2021, and now involve over 500 volunteers who help clean up eight water bodies in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.

    - Advertisement -
    Also read:  Online IT Skills Education Fair in Hyderabad

    Ravi Sambari, a member of Relief Riders Hyderabad, joined the NGO’s lake cleaning initiative to raise awareness about the benefits of cycling and proper waste segregation.

    - Advertisement -

    Follow us

    3,565FansLike
    179FollowersFollow
    1,202FollowersFollow
    965SubscribersSubscribe

    Contribute News

    You can contribute an article to Telangana Tribune by dropping a mail at newsdesk@telanganatribune.com

    Latest stories

    LEAVE A REPLY

    Please enter your comment!
    Please enter your name here