Health Desk-- 5th June, 2018: The World Environment Day is being observed in Bangladesh as elsewhere across the globe on June 5.
The day is one of the most important day observed by the UN worldwide. A platform for encouraging awareness and propagating the need for protecting the environment.
President M Abdul Hamid and prime minister Sheikh Hasina have released separate message on the occasion of the World Environment Day.
However, ever since its conception in 1974, World Environment Day has had a special theme relating to the pressing environmental concern at the time.
The theme for the year 2018 is “Beat Plastic Pollution”.