MGNCRE confers 'One District One Green Champion' Award to Jammu GCOE
Aug 25, 2021
JAMMU: The Mahatma Gandhi National Council of Rural Education (MGNCRE), Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Government of India has conferred "One District One Green Champion Award" to the Government College of Education, Canal Road, Jammu for its contribution towards Swachhta Education and Practice.
The award, given to only one institution per district, was announced recently.
Several higher educational institutions participated in the ‘One District One Green Champion' Award announced by MGNCRE and Government College of Education Jammu has carved out a niche as the "Green Champion of Jammu district".
Jammu Deputy Commissioner, Anshul Garg presented the award to the Principal of the College, Dr Kulvinder Kour at an online ceremony held on Wednesday evening at a district-level cluster workshop on Swachata Action Plan conducted through Google Meet.
Dr Pallavi Kaul of Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Government of India, was the Resource Person.
The Deputy Commissioner felicitated the Principal and expressed happiness over the hard work of the college which led to its bagging the award.
He hoped that all the higher education institutions will work towards achieving the goals of the Swachhta Programme.
Congratulating the students and the staff particularly the NSS volunteers led by Programme Officer Dr Shubhra Jamwal, Principal Dr Kulvinder Kour said that the award acknowledges and promotes successful endeavours and initiatives of the College which focus on sustainable development of the nation.