The theme for this year's event is 'Beat Plastic Pollution'.
"Reviewed preparations for #WorldEnvironmentDay2018. Expecting @narendramodi to inaugurate global celebrations with participation of several countries and @UNEnvironment. The yearlong programme's main theme is #BeatPlasticPollution. @moefcc," Vardhan tweeted.
He said a week-long exhibition involving central ministries, state governments and other agencies have been planned.
"#WorldEnvironmentDday2018-A week-long exhibition involving Central Ministries/State Govts/UN Agencies, @ficci_india, Industry and Environmental Agencies planned. There will be simultaneous programmes all across India to make it a people's movement. @moefcc, @UNEnvironment, he said in another tweet.
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