Learn about plants at Nerul expo

Hindustan Times ST (Mumbai) - HT Navi Mumbai Live - - NAVI MUMBAI -

The NMMC along with HEART Foun­da­tion has or­gan­ised an ex­hi­bi­tion on fruits, plant and veg­etable at Won­der’s Park in Nerul from Fe­bru­ary 19 to 21.

“The en­try is free for all the three days. It will have var­i­ous ac­tiv­i­ties such as paint­ing, pho­tog­ra­phy and ran­goli. Lec­tures will be held on how to have a roof or kitchen gar­den. There will be awards for best en­tries,” said C Tayade, as­sis­tant mu­nic­i­pal com­mis­sioner of NMMC.

There will also be spot paint­ing on en­vi­ron­ment. “Chil­dren will get to see over 1,400 va­ri­eties of fruits, plants, veg­eta­bles and flow­ers,” he added.

“The HEART (Help­ing to Ed­u­cate As­so­ciate Re­ha­bil­i­tate & Teach) Foun­da­tion has al­ways joined hands to bring about a change in the so­ci­ety through var­i­ous ini­tia­tives,” said Jayakar El­lis, pres­i­dent of the foun­da­tion.

“We will also pro­mote plant­ing of seeds, re­duce waste and con­serve wa­ter through on­go­ing sem­i­nars in schools and col­leges,” he added.

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