Uttarakhand Govt Declared September 9 As Himalaya Diwas

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat officially declared September 9 as ‘Himalaya Diwas’ – a day which would be celebrated across the State to spread the message of conservation of the Himalayan ecosystems. Rawat in his declaration announced that from 2015 onwards, the state government would celebrate the day. To mark the day, rallies and seminars were organised in various places across the state.