Environment Protection Cell – Nature’s Club


Trekking Activity by Nature Club

An adventurous trekking activity was organised by the Nature club of Pillai College of Arts, Commerce and Science, Panvel on 1st October 2018 at Sondai Fort, Karjat.


Students gathered for a group photo


Mr. Madan guiding students on trekking

The trek was guided by Mr. Dhanjay Madan from Nisarg Mitra,Panvel. The two hour trek had participants from 48 nature clubs, all indulging in various activities to understand the importance for preservation and conservation of environment. It was an effective and fun filled way to spread nature love among students.

Student volunteers of Nature’s Club paint the Panvel Railway Station

Pillai College Of Arts Commerce And Science’s Nature Club organized an Event on 27th and 28th September 2018 where they drew paintings in the Panvel Railway Station Premises. This was the most appraised event by the local train commuters. In this event, the involvement of the Railway Station authorities was also observed. Various paintings with a theme of Swatchha Bharat were made by the members of the club to convey a message of cleanliness and keeping the Railway Premises clean.

wall painting (1)

Student volunteer of Nature’s Club painting the Panvel railway station premises

wall painting (2)

The premises painted by the Nature’s Club students

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan is conducted all over India. As a part of this initiative various activities are conducted by Panvel Municipal Corporation. To contribute towards this social cause Pillai College of Arts, Commerce and Science and Pillai College of Architecture, New Panvel in association with Panvel Municipal Corporation conducted Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in Padaghe Village and Rohinjan Village on 19th January, 2018. Under this drive wall paintings, skit performance and one to one interaction was done by students. It was organised by Mr. Jamir Lengrekar, Deputy Municipal Commissioner and Prof. Kiran Deshmukh, In-charge of Nature’s Club association of Pillai College. Prof. Tejashree Lakras, Prof. Shardul Buva, Prof. Dhaniya Vinish, Prof. Ruchika Bassi were the team members for successful conduct of event. 95 students from Pillai College participated in the event.

Social Event of Nature Club

Railway Safety Week

Railway Safety Week was celebrated by Railway Police Force from 28th November 2016 to 3rd December 2016. Members of Nature Club performed a Skit on “ How to travel in rains” on account of Railway Safety Week.Performance by members was done on 1st December 2016. Commuters were made aware about the situations we come across while travelling through trains. The accidents which may happen due to negligence of passengers, illegal actions done by young students like crossing rail tracks, taking selfee on rail tracks, doing stunts were focused. The activity was appreciated by Head, RPF Mrs. Vibha Chavan.


Railway Safety Week

Under the event of ‘Railway Safety Week’ a session was arranged by Nature Club on 3rd December 2016. Speakers for session were P.S.I. Mr. Chaskar and Constable Mr. Thombare who addressed the audience. Safety of women passengers, travelling on rooftop, doing stunts, what care we should take while travelling through trains was informed to the students.


Cleanliness Drive

Members of Nature club of Pillai College of Arts, Commerce and Science, New Panvel conducted cleanliness drive on account of Indian Railway’s Swachhata Saptah from 17th September till 25th September 2016. As nature club has adopted Panvel Railway Station Members of Nature Club under the Theme “Swachh Sahyog” participated in the event. Members made the commuters aware importance of cleanliness, how they can maintain rail premises clean. The activity was appreciated by the Railways Authority as well as Railway Police Force (RPF).