“Trees are God’s great alphabets: With them, He writes in shining green Across the world His thoughts serene.”
ODM Public School, Bhubaneswar organized an Interactive Session for students in the presence of Dr.S.N Subba Rao, the Founder of National Youth Project and Trustee Loksevak Mandal, New Delhi associated with the leading Odia newspaper “The Samaj” on 11th July 2019. Dr.Rao is known for his involvement in the Indian National Freedom Struggle. The strong propounder Gandhian Philosophy was quite vibrant and inspiring even at the age of 91. He urged the children to actively plant saplings by which they will be serving Mother Nature and contribute towards a green India. He appreciated the skit presented by students giving the message, that if we cut trees we destroy ourselves.
Dr.S.Minaketan, Chairman ODM Educational Group has initiated the green India movement and formed the green club in which the parents, students and staff play an active role in plantation drives contributing towards a greener surrounding. Since its inception 2018, many plantation programs and sapling distribution drives have been undertaken for spreading green coverage in and around Odisha. The main objective of initiating such a drive in the school is to make our students more conscious of their duty as citizens of the world, having the responsibility of saving Mother Earth from further degradation while sensitizing them to proceed on in the path of social progress by striking the right balance between sustainability and use of nature’s bounty