World Ozone Day today

16 September, 2019 12:00 AM printer

The World Ozone Day will be celebrated in the country as elsewhere in the world today with the theme ‘Montreal Protocol: 32 Years of Ozone Level Protection’, reports BSS.

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina gave separate messages on the occasion.

In their messages, both the president and the prime minister urged all to take concerted efforts to help protect ozone layer to save environment.

In his message, the President urged all to make tireless efforts to make the world livable for the future generation by saving the environment.

The President said awareness will increase among the people about the damages of ozone layer and harmful effects of climate changes through observing the day.

In her message, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina hoped that the Montreal Protocol will play a vital role to protect environment and awareness would be created in the country through the observance of the Ozone Day.