Dimapur, May 21: To protect and preserve the Dzükou valley, the Southern Angami Youth Organization is undertaking a three days social work to clean Dzükou valley from May 21 to 23.
It may be mentioned that the careless disposal of plastic waste in and around Dzükou valley over the years have not only become an eyesore but also greatly endangered the pristine environment.
SDO(C) Jakhama, Alemyapang Longchar lauding the initiative of SAYO said that while the government has declared ban on plastics it is for the public to implement it and added that for plastic ban to be successful each person need to play their part.
SAYO president Zakieleto Tsükrü informed that in order to enforce strict compliance of ‘Plastic Free Dzükou’ the two entry point to Southern Dzükou will be manned. SAYO also plans to declare Dzükou valley ‘Plastic Free Zone’ on June 5 coinciding with the World Environment Day.
A total of 150 volunteers led by SAYO office bearers will be camping in Dzükou valley to clean the area of plastics and compost waste materials.
(Page News Service)