Mangaluru: Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), MRPL, here under the supervision of Mruthyunjaya Swamy D, Deputy Commandant, CISF comprising 50 CISF personnel participated in the massive Tree Plantation drive at NITK, Surthkal on Wednesday July 14.
The CISF unit, MRPL Mangalore has taken up the initiative for Tree Plantation under the instructions of CISF higher officials to encourage awareness on environment-friendly activities and encourage forestation. About 600 saplings of different varieties were planted during the event.
The representatives from Forest Department, Government of Karnataka, Sridhar P, ACF, Prof K. P. Vithal, Dean for Alumni Affairs presided over the programme. Prof Jagannath Nayak, Dean Student Welfare, Registrar Ravindranath, Coordinator of the programme Prof Arun M. Isloor, Student Activity officers Dr l. Manoj and Dr. Hemprasad Nath from NITK, Surathkal were also present.