Governor felicitates Purnima - 10 Jun, 2017
GUWAHATI, June 9: Assam Governor Banwarilal Purohit felicitated environmentalist Purnima Devi Barman at a simple function held at Raj Bhavan today.
Purnima Barman launched a crusade for conservation of Adjutant Stork and she has been working at Pacharia, Dadara and Singimari villages of Kamrup district for the protection of the species.
It may also be noted that in recognition to her works for conservation of greater adjutant stork, Purnima was conferred on Whitely Awards which is also known as Green Oscars.
Hailing the efforts of Purnima the Governor said: "Her unflappable works for conservation augurs well for creating a congenial ambience and a friendly and sensible pool of human forces for conservation of greater adjutant stork". He also said that Purnima's actions are source of encouragement for others to take conservation activities for the greater adjutant stock in full throttle and renders a fresh lease of life to the environment. He also wished Purnima all luck in her endeavour and assured all help in her campaign for conservation of the greater adjutant stork.