Mr Sudhir Mungantiwar is a Cabinet Minister of Finance, Planning and Forest Department, Maharashtra State.
He has done remarkable environmental work in different areas such as Solar Energy, Water Conservation, Rain Water Harvesting and Tree Plantation. He took initiative in planting a record number of saplings on one day by people’s participation which registered by ‘Limca Book of Records’ as massive tree plantation of 2.81 crore on a single day 1st July in all over Maharashtra. He had made efforts to mobilise various government Depts., organisations, Gram Panchayats, educational institutions, industry, municipal councils and general public for tree plantation.
Green Vigil Foundation
It is a registered non-profit organisation, founded by Dr. Kavita Rattan and Kaustav Chatterjee based at Nagpur. It expertise in environmental domain and vision of shared sustainable future on the planet through education and mobilisation. Initiates numerous awareness and education programmes which reached to more than 500000 citizens and 75000 students.
‘I Clean’ Nagpur
It is a voluntary organisation started by Vandana Mujumdar. Basically they choose a dirty spot, clean it and paint using terracotta colours and beautify the spot by making Warli Art on it. Doing this with the hope that people will not dare to litter the place again.