A one day National Workshop on “Plant based management of Ganga water pollution” would take place on 24th Aug 2012, at Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidalaya. This workshop is initiated by CSIR-NBRI(National Botanical Research Institute) who has made a remarkable research in the field of river pollution and was supported by Shantikunj.

This workshop would be inaugurated by Honorable Chief Minister of Uttrakhand  Shri Vijay Bahuguna, in the presence of  Director CSIR-NBRI Dr C.S Nautiyal, Chief Scientist Dr. S.N Singh, Dr R.D Tripathi, Senior Principal Scientists and Principal Scientist Dr. U.N Rai, K.S Rawat, Dr. D.K Upreti  Dr. S.K Tiwari, &Dr Vivek pandey.

This workshop would be attended by the environmentalists, educational institutes, self-help groups various NGOs and the commoners of the city. Besides a detail discussion and training on the cleansing process through plants, awareness on the present condition of river Ganges would be made in the workshop.

The guest of honor is Swami Chidananda Saraswati, and the Presidential address would be made by Honorable Chancellor Dr. Pranav Pandya. Besides them Vice Chancellor Dr. Sukhdev Sharma, Pro-VC  Dr. Chinmay Pandya and Registrar Prof. Sandeep Kumar would be present.