Working on beach cleaning to protect marine ecosystem: Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

"It was a wonderful to meet and discuss marine environment with Mr Erik Solheim, UN Environment Executive Director, last evening (sic)," Fadnavis tweeted.

By: PTI | Mumbai | Published:October 3, 2016 5:27 pm
Devendra Fadnavis Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday said his government is working on beach cleaning and liquid waste management as part of efforts to protect the marine ecosystem.

“It was a wonderful to meet and discuss marine environment with Mr Erik Solheim, UN Environment Executive Director, last evening (sic),” Fadnavis tweeted.

“We are putting in efforts for beach cleaning and for solid and liquid waste management which will help protect the marine ecosystem,” he wrote in the microblogging site Twitter.

“We also discussed about our Climate Resilient Agriculture project with World Bank and shifting of agricultural feeders on solar energy,” the Chief Minister further tweeted.