Published on January 16th, 20150
Mumbai students cook up a (solar) storm
Bandra played host to various Mumbai school children who participated in a collective cooking event using just a solar oven.
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Children love to cook, especially when presented with a challenge. Throw noodles into the mix, and they are guaranteed to have fun.
Yesterday, hundreds of Mumbai schoolchildren participated in the ‘Maha Surya Kumbh’, a solar cooking event held at Bandra. The participants included physically challenged children as well. The children prepared noodles using a solar oven.
Maharashra Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao inauguarated the event, and called upon housing societies and industrial establishments to switch over to solar power and help save conventional power.
The Governor also tasted some of the noodles prepared by the children. The event was organised by Bandra BJP MLA Ashish Shelar as part of ongoing efforts to promote the use of solar power among chidren.