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Awareness campaigns mark World Environment Day

World Environment Day is celebrated on June 5 every year by the United Nations for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the environment.

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A labourer walks at a dump yard on the outskirts of Pushkar, in Rajasthan. The World Environment Day is celebrated on June 5 every year by the United Nations for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the environment. (Source: AP) <br /><strong>Read full coverage:</strong> <a href="https://indianexpress.com/topic/death-by-breath"><strong>Death by Breath</strong></a>

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Historical Victoria Memorial in Kolkata was lit green on the eve of World Environment day on Thursday evening. (Source: PTI) <br /><strong>Read full coverage:</strong> <a href="https://indianexpress.com/topic/death-by-breath"><strong>Death by Breath</strong></a>

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PETA activists hold placards asking people not to pollute river Ganga on the eve of Environment Day in Allahabad on Thursday. (Source: PTI) <br /><strong>Read full coverage:</strong> <a href="https://indianexpress.com/topic/death-by-breath"><strong>Death by Breath</strong></a>

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PETA activists hold placards asking people not to pollute river Ganga on the eve of Environment Day in Allahabad on Thursday. (Source: PTI) <br /><strong>Read full coverage:</strong> <a href="https://indianexpress.com/topic/death-by-breath"><strong>Death by Breath</strong></a>

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Girls take part in an awareness campaign on the eve of World Environment Day in Mathura on Thursday. (Source: PTI) <br /><strong>Read full coverage:</strong> <a href="https://indianexpress.com/topic/death-by-breath"><strong>Death by Breath</strong></a>

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Children participating in a wall painting competition to spread awareness about conservation of environment to celebrate World Environment Day in Mumbai. (Source: PTI) <br /><strong>Read full coverage:</strong> <a href="https://indianexpress.com/topic/death-by-breath"><strong>Death by Breath</strong></a>

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A sand artist created a sand sculpture of five World’s leaders with a message “Plant trees Save Environment” at Puri beach of Odisha on World Environment Day. (Source: PTI) <br /><strong>Read full coverage:</strong> <a href="https://indianexpress.com/topic/death-by-breath"><strong>Death by Breath</strong></a>

Children participating in tatoo making event on the occasion of World Enviornment Day at Nehru Foundation premises in Ahmedabad on Friday. (Express photo Javed Raja) <a href="https://indianexpress.com/topic/death-by-breath"><strong>Death by Breath</strong></a>

Children painting to mark the World Enviornment Day at Nehru Foundation premises in Ahmedabad on Friday. (Express photo Javed Raja) <a href="https://indianexpress.com/topic/death-by-breath"><strong>Death by Breath</strong></a>

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The Western Naval Command observed World Environment Day on Friday in Mumbai. (Source: Express photo by Rashmi Rajput) <br /><strong>Read full coverage:</strong> <a href="https://indianexpress.com/topic/death-by-breath"><strong>Death by Breath</strong></a>

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Clean up drives were carried out at Mumbai's iconic landmarks such as the Asiatic Society library and the Gateway of India. (Source: Express photo by Rashmi Rajput) <a href="https://indianexpress.com/topic/death-by-breath"><strong>Death by Breath</strong></a>

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Navy personnel also carried out a clean-up drive at the famous Marine Drive and historic Elephanta Island and cave temples.   <br /><strong>Read full coverage:</strong> <a href="https://indianexpress.com/topic/death-by-breath"><strong>Death by Breath</strong></a>

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