The change makers

Today is World Earth Day and people around the globe are observing this day to emphasise on the need to protect the planet and preserve its environment. Celebrities have a lot of influence over their audience and followers and there are many such celebrities who use this voice to work towards conserving the resources on earth.

Let’s clean our environs
Priyanka Chopra

Our desi girl Priyanka Chopra has always been very vocal in her support of environment-related issues. She has often been involved in novel initiatives such as cleaning the Yamuna or Mumbai city and thinks that people should behave in environmentally responsible ways in their daily lives.

It’s now or never
Sonakshi Sinha

Sonakshi Sinha, since many years, has been talking about eco-friendly Ganesh idols during festival time. At an event, the actress said, “It is very important to preserve the environment. What we do today will secure a better future for the coming generations. Enough damage has been done to the environment over the years, what we do now is basically damage control. In our own ways we can all help to preserve the environment. Small measures go a big way.”

Committed to the goal
Dia Mirza

Dia Mirza has been living up to her beauty pageant title. She was appointed as the first United Nations Environment Goodwill Ambassador for India. She is also the ambassador of Wildlife Trust of India, which is a part of Swachh Bharat Mission’s youth-based programme. Furthermore, she is also a member of the Sanctuary Nature Foundation.  

Say no to plastic
Madhuri Dixit

The gorgeous actress had tweeted in support of this larger cause. She tweeted, “This #EarthDay let’s work together to make this planet a better place for our future generations. Save water. Plant more trees. Say NO to plastic bags.”

Start with eco-friendly home
Gul Panag

Gul Panag has been actively working on promoting natural energy resources. In fact, she has an eco-friendly home, which uses solar energy for power generation and has water harvesting as one of its key features.

Save wildlife 
Anushka Sharma

Anushka Sharma already does a lot for animal welfare. But she has often used social media as a platform to voice her opinion on various environmental issues. The actress had tweeted, “It is so disheartening and terrible to see our plastic addiction destroy wildlife and mother nature. This #EarthDay it’s time to wake up, start acting and put an end to it now! #EndPlasticPollution”.

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