Kohima: Khonoma has been declared as a Green Practice Village.
CEO Kohima Smart City Development Limited and Administrator, Kovi Meyase officially declared Khonoma as green practice in the village yesterday (June 5).
Meyase said Khonoma to be at harmony with nature is praiseworthy and called upon the village to set an example for neighboring villages as well.
Stating that the green practice is there to complement the already existing protection of flora and fauna, Meyase expressed hope that youngsters are now ready to carry on the task laid by their forefathers for protection of its resources.
He said the initiative will result in enabling the village to use CFL bulbs, manage one’s own wastes efficiently and preserve and conserve soil. The administrator further called upon all the various organizations to contribute towards the initiative to make it a reality.
The Green Practice’ will be undertaken by the Khonoma Students Union and defaulters will be penalized with community service.