National Council of Science Museums (NCSM)

Ministry of Culture, Government of India

North Bengal Science Centre

Celebration of Earth Day -2019

Report on Celebration of Earth Day

In order to create awareness about environmental issues such as global warming and conservation of biological diversity, North Bengal Science Centre Siliguri celebrated Earth Day-2019 by organizing several educational activities on April 22, 2019. The day long programme started with a discussion on importance of Earth Day by Shri Ritabrata Biswas, Project Co-ordinator, North Bengal Science Centre. Next programme was a Popular Science Lecture, which was delivered by Shri Biplab Ray, eminent Environmentalist,   on the topic Protect Our Species. The students also participated in a workshop on the topic – Ecology & Biodiversity. Other activities like, Film Show on Climate Change and Open House Visual Quiz were also organized for the students. Students from five different schools participated in the programme. Programme concluded with prize distribution to the winners.