2019-11-17 18:58:58 ( ਖ਼ਬਰ ਵਾਲੇ ਬਿਊਰੋ )
CHANDIGARH, NOVEMBER 17: The serene environs of the City Beautiful's Capitol Complex and Lake Club early Sunday morning mirrored the palpable enthusiasm and excitement of budding fitness freaks and nature lovers who took part in the Kids Green Run and Bird Watching Workshop respectively.
The two events, held with the explicit aim to inculcate and disseminate the message of environment protection and conservation were part of the exciting series of events being sculpted in the run-up to the 3rd essay of Military Literature Festival, to be held in the city from December 13 to 15.
The Military Literature Festival is a joint initiative pioneered by the Punjab Government, led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, and the Chandigarh Administration led by V P Singh Badnore, in collaboration with the Indian Army.
The Kids Green Run, which was open to children of 5 to 18 years age bracket, witnessed infectious enthusiasm and gusto in over 550 students of different city schools taking over the mantle to save mother earth on their tiny yet formidable shoulders.