With an aim to inculcate spirit of adventure and create environment awareness among local schoolchildren, the J&K Ski & Mountaineering Association (JKSMA) is organizing its 2nd Mass Trekking cum-Environmental Awareness program in the city on May 23.
JKSMA is organising the event in collaboration with Adventure Tour Operators Association of Kashmir, which is being partly sponsored by J&K Bank. President JKSMA Muhammad Yusuf said there is lot of garbage lying under the rocks and there was urgent need to remove it.
He further said that nearly 250 students from different local school are taking part in the trek, who will also conduct a cleaning drive.
The participants will be awarded certificate of participation while the participating schools would be given award of honor.