Deepshikha Foundation conducted a workshop on making colours at home, through its initiative Commitment to Nature, recently. Foundation director Manisha Chaudhari had organised the workshop. Also, an essay writing competition on various topics was conducted at ten different schools. In this competition, Abhishek Kulkarni, Nikita Shinde and Gargi Shinde were awarded.
A documentary on scarcity of water was screened on March 11 at the Jivan Vikas library, after which books on water were also distributed. There were lectures on topics like Environment and the Human Mind by Dr R R Borade and Management of Water and its Importance by Shyam Khambekar. Senior journalist Dhananjay Lambe, Pravin Jadhav, Sanjay Nimbalkar, who were the chief guests, distributed the prizes for the essay writing competition.