Geological literacy is required for everyone: UoM VC

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Mysuru, March 9, 2022 (www.justkannada.in): “Earth is our house. It has gifted us a good atmosphere for our survival. Earth should not be destroyed due to human greed. Instead, it is the duty of all of us to protect the earth,” opined Prof. G. Hemanth Kumar, Vice-Chancellor, University of Mysore.
He participated in a national seminar on the topic, “Recent Developments in Geographical Science,” organized by the Earth Science Division of Manasagangotri. “Earth has given us everything for our survival. Every student should be geology literate. Conservation of earth is most required in order to ensure that future generations will get food, clothing, shelter, etc., and meaningful survival for all human beings. We all should understand the systems of the earth. Earth should become a need in all our lives, not a place of business,” he added.
Prof. K. Byrappa, Prof. P. Madesh, and others were present.
Keywords: University of Mysore/ Geology/ importance