World Environment Day was celebrated in the Institute on June 5, 2006. The theme of celebration was ‘Desert and Desertification’ as declared by United Nation Education Programme. In view of this, a trip for the school children of WII family was organized to the Plantation Site of 127 Infantry Div. (Ecological) near Than village. A total of 63children participated in the educational visit. The children were told about the effects of desertification and its remedies.