Bhopal, June 8, 2018 (Ataullah Faizan): Madhya Pradesh State Bio Diversity Board organised canvas and card writing programme based on ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’ theme between 8 am to 10 am at Kisan Bhavan premises situated at Arera Hills on World Environment Day. Noteworthy is that United Nations Organisation has chosen India for global host for celebrating World Environment Day. This year’s them is ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’. Member Secretary of the Board Mr. R Srinivas Murthy said that people are being made aware of adverse effects of plastic by the State Bio-diversity Board. Plastic is causing harm to environment and animal. Message writing on canvass and card aims at creating awareness towards environment among public and inform them about dangerous use of plastic. In the programme, certificates were given away to winning students of school and college competition organized by the Board on May 12, 2018. Local citizens, representatives of voluntary organisations, school and college students were present.