Tarumitra meaning “Friends of Trees” in Sanskrit and Hindi is a forum for students to protect and promote a healthy environment on the Earth. It was started by students in Patna in 1988 and has since spread to schools and colleges to 23 States of the country. Anindo Banerjee, a fourteen year old student of Loyola High School gave the name Tarumitra to the group. Students have since then received sixteen awards in recognition of their hard work.Login to read more
The author is the Director of ‘Tarumitra’.