Karachi, June 05, 2013 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Navy being an environmental conscious service is continuously pursuing effective and concrete actions by all concerned for provision of healthy environment to the people of Pakistan. PN is especially focusing on the maritime domain. Unabated marine pollution in Karachi Harbour has become a menace causing hazards to human health, ecological system and infrastructure.
In order to stimulate awareness among public and concerned agencies and departments, PN has celebrated World Environment Day – 2013 with vigor and fervor.
A number of activities including harbor and beach cleaning campaigns, lectures on significance of the day, various competitions and quizzes at PN educational institutes involving PN as well as local populace were conducted on the Day. Beside improving awareness PN fully recognizes the importance of incorporating environmental concerns in its sustainable development strategy.
For more information, contact:
Lieutenant Commander Shakeel Ahmad
Directorate of Public Relations
Tel: +9221 2006 3210
Cell: +92333 217 1764 and +92300 217 1038