National Forest Martyrs Day

National Forest Martyrs Day observed at FRI

To commemorate foresters who had laid down their lives to protect
forests and wildlife, National Forest Martyrs Day was observed today
on 11 September, 2018 at Forester Memorial, Brandis Road, Forest
Research Institute, Dehradun campus. Dr S.C. Gairola, IFS, Director
General, Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education; Sh. Omkar
Singh, Director, Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy; Dr. Savita,
Director, Forest Research Institute; Sh Suneesh Buxy, DIG(RT), Ministry
of Environment Forest & Climate Change, Govt. of India; Sh. M.C.
Ghildiyal, Secretary, Supreme Court Monitoring Committee; DDG’s,
ICFRE and other Senior officials and employees of ICFRE & FRI paid
floral tributes on the foresters memorial at FRI to honour and
remember all men and women who have given the ultimate sacrifice
for forests and wildlife. National Foresters Martyrs Day was attended
by a large number of employees from ICFRE, FRI, CASFoS, and IGNFA
including IFS Probationers. A two-minute silence was observed in
memory of the martyr’s ends.

November 2, 2018
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