SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
S E R ORGANISES AWARENESS PROGRAMME FOR MAINTAINING SILENCE AT SANTRAGACHI JHEEL AREA
Kolkat, 21st September, 2017 :
As Santragachi Jheel is declared as ‘silence zone area’ by the Govt. of West Bengal, a joint awareness programme was organized at Jheel Area, to create awareness about the silence zone not to disturb the migratory birds throng that Jheel, from the far flung areas of Siberia, other Himalayan areas and various parts of the globe.
As many as 250 students, RPF personnel, GRPs and City Volunteers of Howrah City Police took part in the joint awareness rally. The rally was started from S E Railway Mixed HS School and gradually moved by the side of the Santragachi Jheel and terminated at Santragachi Station premises. A large gathering of local people, students, RPFs, GRPs and City Volunteers of Howrah City Police got together. The prominent person and local people talked about necessity of maintaining silence at the Jheel for peaceful and noise free atmosphere for the migratory birds. Speakers appealed to all especially the Auto, Toto drivers Rickshaw peddlers not to blow horn while plying their vehicles.