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Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik urged the people to protect nature and biodiversity on the occasion of International Day for Biological Diversity on Tuesday.
Taking to his twitter handle Patnaik said that every individual has a major role in conserving the rich biological wealth.
On International Day For Biological Diversity, I call for collective efforts by all to protect nature & biodiversity. Everyone has a key role in conservation of the rich biological wealth in plants, animals, birds and all other living organisms that sustain our life & our future pic.twitter.com/KK86XZaZP8
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) May 22, 2018
The International Day for Biological Diversity (or World Biodiversity Day), which has been sanctioned by the United Nations, is celebrated every year on May 22 for the promotion of biodiversity issues.
The day is marked on different themes every year. This year’s theme is ‘Celebrating 25 Years of Action for Biodiversity.’