NaiDunia celebrates 64 th Anniversary environment friendly initiative
This year on completion of 64 year of publication, NaiDunia appeals people "Apne Haathon mein Tham Lo Hariyali' (Go Green, say No to Polythene). With this theme, NaiDunia shall promote usage of eco-friendly paper bags instead of polythene bags. 5 lacs bags are being made in two different sizes, which shall be distributed to shoppers through various retails outlets, road side vendors, public transport, hangouts and malls in Indore, Bhopal, Gwalior, Jabalpur, Raipur and Bilaspur from 5th June. The activity shall go on for 10 days.
"Polythene bags have become a menace for the environment and public health. Everybody knows it. Still, there's no stopping to it. Despite a ban on sale and use of below standard polythene bags, one can get them everywhere. Unfortunately, civil authorities do not seem to be perturbed on this issue. Therefore, we thought of this initiative. Public has always whole-heartedly supported each of our initiatives related to environmental concerns. In fact, we have been able to move several NGOs, social organizations and Municipal Corporations to take our
Besides this CSR initiative, NaiDunia has also launched few Reader Connect print and promotional activities. Debu Mishra, President (S&D) said, "we are inviting people turning 64 this month to share their experiences with our readers, as they have witnessed the world, the society evolve over these years. We shall publish select article in the newspaper. Also we are inviting our readers to call up our office on 5th
saying "thank you'.