Patna, Aug 15: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today tied ‘Raksha Sutra’ around a tree on the occasion of Rasksha Bandhan to create awareness about the environment here today. Mr Kumar tied ‘Raksha Sutra’ at Rajdhani Vatika-3 (Adventure Park). He also planted sapling at Rajdhani Vakita to mark “Bihar Vriksha Suraksha Diwas’.
Deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi, principal secretary to CM Chanchal Kumar, principal secretary (environment, forest and climate change department) Deepak Kumar Singh, secretaries to CM Manish Kumar Verma and Anupam Kumar, additional secretary in the CM secretariat Chandrashekhar Singh, principal chief conservator of forest M S Chaudhary, OSD to CM Gopal Singh and other senior officers were present on the occasion. (UNI)