Environment Ministry to Launch ‘Prakriti Khoj’ – An Environment Quiz on Teachers’ Day

Environment Ministry will launch an environment awareness initiative. Under which an online environmental quiz competition named “Prakriti Khoj” an Environment Quiz to be conducted at the national level. The quiz is being launched on 5th of September on the occasion of Teachers’ Day. It aims to motivate them towards effective participation in other major programmes related to conservation and protection of the Ministry. This quiz will provide a unique platform for students to measure their awareness level regarding environmental issues. The objective of the quiz is to generate interest among school children about the science related to environment, interactions within it and the problems therein. A separate webportal – www.ngc.nic.in containing information on the quiz has been developed by Ministry.