Telangana: FCRI bags District Green Champion Award
The Mahatma Gandhi National Council for Rural Education, Department of Higher Education Institution, Govt. of India awarded the Forest College and Research Institute, Mulugu, Siddipet, Telangana with the District Green Champion Award on 25th August 2021 at the Integrated District Collector Office, Siddipet on the hands of Sri Ch. Gopal Rao, PD, District Rural Development Agency, Siddipet District, Telangana.
The award is given to the institute for the tremendous and outstanding work done in the field of Water Management, Energy Conservation, Greenery, Health, Sanitation and Hygiene and Waste Management. The institute has done various programmes for the Swachhta Action Plan 2020-21.
The campus is filled with lush greenery and has conserved 91% of its natural vegetation. Energy conservation by having maximum daylight, energy audits, awareness on individual carbon footprints, energy from solar panels.
Water conservation through percolation tanks, Sewage treatment plant and awareness programs. For the Health and well being students and faculty have the gym, indoor and outdoor games facilities, yoga session etc.
Sanitation and Hygiene, the campus is following all the Covid-19 guidelines and protocols, proper sanitization is done and also participated in the Each One Reach One campaign to beat covid by giving awareness, distributing masks and sanitizers, food distribution etc., to the needy people. The programs were coordinated by Mrs. N.S.Srinidhi, Assistant Professor, FCRI.