Jalandhar November 6 (Jaswinder Azad)- Conveying the message of environment awareness and sensitivity towards greenery, the Physiotherapy Department of Lyallpur Khalsa College celebrated green Diwali by planting saplings in the college campus. Speaking on the occasion, College Principal Dr. Gurpinder Singh Samra expressed his concern on the rising levels of pollution in the atmosphere which are heavily contributed by the burning of crackers on occasions such as Diwali. He suggested the concept of green Diwali and environment awareness as the new means of celebrating Diwali which truly represents a unified occasion of the masses. Head of the Physiotherapy department, Dr. Raju Sharma also differentiated the festival of Diwali from pollutants and the urgent need to recognize the prevalent environmental issues. The occasion was also witnessed by the entire faculty and students of the department of physiotherapy.