Great initiative of activists in Surat to save Tapi river
With the aim of attempting to protect the environment in the diamond city of India, Surat, around 40 volunteers comprising doctors, medical students and designing professional, embarked a campaign with the message to save Tapi river.
As many as 4000 water bottles dumped in river Tapi were collected by volunteers in Surat to make a floating installation asking Am I A Dustbin? A floating installation was created in order to make awareness that river is not a dustbin to dump waste items.“
Volunteers also created the human chain as a part of an awareness drive. The group’s initiative is supported by the Urban Health Climate Resilience Centre of Excellence.