3-day conference on ‘Eco tourism and Environment’ concludes at SKUAST

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SRINAGAR: Three day international conference on ecotourism and environment jointly organised by Environmental and Social welfare Society Khajurao, and SK University of Agricultural Sciences (SKUAST), Shalimar concluded here on Thursday.
The speakers during the conference dealt on several issues regarding environmental degradation and majors to curb it, besides promoting environmentally sustainable tourism. Various delegates from US, Oman, Nepal, Tiawan and presented their papers during the conference.
The conference was inaugurated by Advisor to the Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai, where he urged the youth to come forward and lead the crusade against environmental degradation, which has far-reaching ramifications not only at the national but global level as well.
During the conference Dr Omi Laila Majeed received the best paper presentation while as Dr Sajjad ul Akbar waho was also the Environmental and Social Welfare Society Khajurao Srinagar Coordinator was conferred best poster presentation and also received recognition for holding the conference here.
At least 50 papers were presented during the three day conference along with 60 poster presentations.