Tral, Oct 07: The department of wildlife protection Tral organized a day-long wildlife awareness event today for school children at famous health resort Shikargah, in Tral Sub division of South Kashmir.
The event held at local park in Shikargah top , took the form of inter school writing , drawing and speech competition to deliberate the importance of wildlife conservation.
Speaking on the occasion, wildlife Range Officer Tral, Iqbal Khursheed said , the awareness about wildlife conservation among school children will go long way in generating conservation awareness among the youth who are on the threshold of being the responsible citizens of the nation.
On the occasion , The students who performed very well in the said competitions were awarded with merit certificates.
Besides the Wildlife and Forest department, officials from sub district administration were also present.