Srinagar: As part of the awareness programme on World Environment Day themed ‘Ecosystem Restoration’ , an online essay writing competition was organized by Lakes and Waterways Development Authority here.
The online essay writing competition was organised on the topic ‘Restoration of Dal lake as a healthy and sustainable ecosystem’ and was kept open to two age groups viz. 14 – 16 years and 17 – 20 years in which around 56 students participated.
The essay writing competition was an online activity and it came out to be a successful learning experience for the young generation besides providing valuable inputs for the conservation of the ecosystem.
Meanwhile, prizes will also be distributed among the winners of the competition and e- participation certificates will be issued to the students as per the devised mechanism who showed their active skills.
Mir Fiza Mukhtar, Koushki Bhat, Rakin Hydire, Sehajpreet kour, Huzaifa Bashir and Mantasha zehra Javed were adjudged as Ist, 2nd and 3rd winners for the two age groups respectively.