First time in India Green Society Forum introduce an unique idea and created the map of India by using 22 non functioning Mother Boards of Laptops. This was the very first monument developed by Forum to promote 4Rs and spread the message of newly invented term ‘Retain’ in the field of Waste management. Mother India Board is presently installed in the Cabin of Deputy Municipal Commissioner of Solid Waste Management of Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation at its Headquarter in CBD Belapur, Navi Mumbai.
The installation and inauguration was done in November 2015 by the hands of Navi Mumbai Mayor Sudhakar Sonawane in presence of Municipal Commissioner Dinesh Waghmare, Kharghar Gurudwara Sevadarni Jyoti (Kamaljeet) Kaur Naol and others
The map received applaud from across the city, including, Mayor,
Commissioner, Additional Commissioners, Deputy Commissioners and all Heads of the Departments of NMMC , Institutions and Local Residents.
The Mother India Board Making Team :
Mentor : DMC Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation Dr. Babasaheb Rajale
Art Director : Kishor Biswas
Concept Designer : Binoy K
Graphic Designers & Visualizer: Allwyn Augustine & Abu Ramzia
Convener : Journalist Jaspal Singh Naol
Co-Coordinator : Senior Journalist Machinder Patil
Supported by : Mohammed Arif & Harish
The news was covered by more than 20 newspapers.