Young people take #maskchallenge to commemorate World Environment Day

As the theme for World Environment Day this year is 'Beat Air Pollution', many young people from cities took the #maskchallege on social media platforms to present the harsh realities of the air pollution In our country. Started by WWF Volunteer in MP Akshat Shrivastava, who says: Air pollution is a silent killer that causes 7 million premature deaths every year. Worldwide, approximately 40% of waste is burned openly, which adds to emissions. This year we decided to use masks to show how suffocating our air is and we have to remedy it immediately. IMG_20190604_143353



In Indore , Kushagra Rathore and his office colleagues from a corporate also took the baton of raising awareness towards decreasing the air pollution in the city. "Though Indore It's better than metropolitan areas, the growing number of cars is also pushing us to the limit. We must make peace before it is too late.