MPCB celebrated its 34th Foundation Day on 7th Sept, 2004
MPCB celebrated its 34th foundation day on 7th Sept 2004 at Buntara Bhawan, ChunaBhatti, Mumbai. The theme of the programme was Environmental first Maharashtra (EFM). Honâ€™ Sai Paranjape, noted Film Director, was the Chief Guest of the function. Shri Rajeshwar Neture - Board Member, MPCB and Shri Suresh Deshmukh - Board Member, MPCB were Guest of Honour of the function. Dr. D.B. Boralkar presided over the function. On this occasion â€˜Lifetime Achievement Awardsâ€™ were given to Shri K.M. Mehta, Ex- Member Secretary; Shri. R.D. Rasal, Ex- Member Secretary and Shri S.D. Jogal, Ex- Head Accountant, Cess Wing. Staff members completing 25 years continuous service were also felicitated on this occasion. To mark the occasion, cassettes & CDâ€™s on Environmental Awareness, Directed by Shri. V.M. Motghare, Regional Officer- Nagpur and Produced by Dr. D.B. Boralkar, Member Secretary, MPCB were inaugurated at the hands of Sai Paranjape. Information Booklet on Environmental Awareness and â€˜Environmental First Maharashtraâ€™ Report, containing Environment related reports and MPCBâ€™s activities edited by Prof. Sharad Chapekar, were inaugurated at the hands of Shri Rajeshwar Neture and Shri Suresh Deshmukh respectively. The inaugural Program was followed by a melodious orchestra â€œ Awaz ki Duniyaâ€ by Shri Ashok Hande.