Interaction meet on ‘Indigenous Flowers of Jammu’ held

Excelsior Correspondent

JAMMU, Oct 5: INTACH Jammu Chapter in collaboration with Directorate of Floriculture and Department of Environ-mental Sciences, University of Jammu organized an interaction meet on ‘Indigenous Flowers of Jammu’ as part of National Heritage Awareness Programme.
In the meet, officials of Floriculture, Agriculture and Horticulture Departments and students from GGM Science College, Government College for Women Parade and Gandhi Nagar participated.
A brainstorming session on the ‘Indigenous Flowers of Jammu’ was held.
On the occasion, Babita Rakwal, Director Floriculture Jammu was the chief guest and Dr CM Seth and Prof Anil Raina, HoD Environmental Sciences were the guest of honour.
Various speakers highlighted the importance of flowers in daily life.
Among others present were Ashok Gupta, Joint Director, RS Jasrotia, Kuldeep Wahi, Dr Sudhir Singh, Satwant Singh Rissam and Dr Suresh Abrol.