NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday pitched for collective efforts to ensure that the planet becomes a better place for future generations.
"On #WorldEnvironmentDay, we reiterate our pledge to preserve our planet's rich biodiversity. Let us collectively do whatever possible to ensure the flora and fauna with whom we share the Earth thrive," he wrote on Twitter.
"May we leave an even better planet for the coming generations," he said.
Modi also shared a brief video of his latest "Mann ki Baat" programme in which he had referred to World Environment Day.
On #WorldEnvironmentDay, we reiterate our pledge to preserve our planets rich biodiversity. Let us collectively do… https://t.co/Q7qyddQYnW
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) 1591326601000
"The theme this year is biodiversity…(it) is especially pertinent in the current circumstances. During lockdown in the last few weeks the pace of life may have slowed down a bit but it has also given us an opportunity to introspect upon the rich diversity of nature or biodiversity around us," he had said.
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