Vembanad lake - plastic cleanup campaign

Newspaper reports on the plastic cleaning campaign in Punnamada region (Nehru trophy boat race area) of the Vembanad lake, held on 27th August 2009, organised by ATREE in collaboration with the All Kerala House Boat Owners Association, Jalapadom schools of Alapuzzha municipal area, tourism police and boat operators.
The volunteers collected 35 gunny bags full of plastic wastes (600 kg) from a stretch of 5 km. It helped to send a clear message to all those around, who watched and joined in the cleaning campaign.

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