Being one of the smallest states in India and home to Khasi tribe Meghalaya is being counted among cleanest states and literate states as well of India. The capital of the state of Meghalaya is Shillong which attracts more than one to two lac tourists every month from all over the world. The city of Shillong is popularly addressed and Scotland of East. This place is referred as to this name because the look and infrastructure is like foreign country Scotland. The Meghalaya government is taking the best care of its citizen.
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, all around greenery is seen. The environmental green is preserved like treasures and Khasis, as most of them are literate are aware of all the developmental issues and facts. Shillong is one of the cleanest cities in India after Chandigarh (Union Territory of India). The place Shillong is one of the beautiful hilly stations in India and drags the attention of different tourists from different countries of the world.
The city of Shillong is surrounded by many other places which have gained fame for being unique in nature.Cherapunjee and Mawsynram have gained much fame due to having unique facet of nature in the world. Mawsynram is reportedly considered as the wettest place on earth. So Jayson Tatum Jersey
, by natural description this place is very famous and another reason for having popularity in India is because of its world class and advanced educational facilities. Christianity, being a dominant religion in the city of Shillong the education Shaquille O'Neal Jersey
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The priests of church takes over the responsibility to educated the society under their rules and regulations. Education is education only. Under what it is being controlled is not a matter of concern. If something matters then it is only whether the education is quality education and proper or not. Shillong is a well-developed city, schools like day boarding or residential schools Reggie Lewis Jersey
, then co-educational schools are adequately available and some of them are convent and others are affiliated under state government or central government as well. The schools in Shillong city are best considered schools as teachers are too much into educating students with one and only motto is to take them to the top most level of education.
Teachers are highly qualified and students are also getting adequate chance to be educated under the advanced educational facilities. And it is also reportedly declared that the all these schools’ students have maintained a constant uprising score board for several years. Students are getting opportunities to try their luck or hands both in other fields like sports, cultural functions Kevin Mchale Jersey
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NAIROBI， May 20 (Xinhua) -- China's increased efforts in reforestation program has helped improve the country's forestry cover， an environment expert has said.
Peter King， a Senior Policy Advisor with the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) said on Thursday that Beijing is today amongst a few countries in the world with increased forest cover.
""From bare mountain tops as a result to deforestation， China is now a shining example of what countries need to do，"" King told Xinhua after the launch of the 6th Global Environment Outlook report in Nairobi.
King observed that having gone through a major flood in 1998 that caused massive suffering， the government's intervention is today paying off.
According to the expert， China's problem was blamed on massive cutting down of natural trees but through a moratorium that was put in place by the government， the once bare mountains are today green.
""The move shows that reforestation is capable of reversing the current wanton cutting down of trees once backed by good legislation，"" King added.
He however said that the Southeast Asian countries have to move with speed to change the current state of forestry， adding that in the last ten years， the average area deforested annually was more than one million hectares.
He noted that ground water have been depleted while coral reefs are badly damaged by El-Nino and may never recover.
The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Executive Director Achim Steiner said that the environmental change sweeping the world is occurring at a faster pace than previously thought， making it imperative that governments act now to reverse the damage being done to the planet.
""The bad news is that things are getting worse and this calls for attention from policy makers， experts and the people，"" Steiner added.
According to the report， the challenges exist in all regions of the globe and calls for the need for afforestation programs.
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