Guests at government functions to be greeted with LED bulbs replacing bouquet of flowers

Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016,11:54 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Thiruvananthapuram | In an effort towards power conservation, guests at government functions, organised by the electricity department, will be welcomed with LED bulbs rather than bouquet of flowers.

“In the electricity department, in all public programmes, the guests would be welcomed with a LED bulbs rather than bouquet of flowers,” Power Minister Kadakampally Surendran said in a Facebook post Tuesday.

“Such a step should be seen as government’s efforts towards power conservation,” the minister said.

He urged all employees to cooperate to ensure the success of the environment friendly decision.