ApunKaChoice : Bollywood

HOME | SCOOP!! & NEWS | HAPPENINGS

Remo FernandesRemo holds free concert for awareness on global warming
14th Apr 2008  13.00 IST
By Agencies  


Pop singer Remo Fernandes on Sunday held a free concert to raise awareness on global warming which poses threat to coastline including Goa's premier beaches.

"If we don't do anything right now, in few years, the place where I am performing will be underwater," the singer told reporters appealing the masses to wake up to this cruel reality.




Greenpeace, holding series of awareness programs in India's five major cities Kochi, Kolkotta, Mumbai, Chennai and Goa, had organized this one-hour concert at Calangute beach.

Remo had composed a special song for the concert which was an adaptation of his old song ‘Satisfaction’. "This song speaks of how Goa is being choked in garbage and plastic," the singer aptly dressed in complete green said.

The singer, who received Padmashree award, has been on forefront of social campaigns including anti-drugs, anti-Goa regional plan.

"Our governments are waiting for the things to happen so that they can act," he said.

"It's a blue alert in Goa. We are pushing the government to save earth from the climate change. We won't be able to do anything once the change occurs," Greenpeace activist Amrut Bakshi stated.

Greenpeace study about Goa has claimed that state's prime beaches along with parts of capital city of Panaji, Fort Aguada and Mapusa are under threat.



Related
Remo Fernandes





Now Trending : Salman Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Ranbir Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra Aishwarya Rai | Katrina Kaif | Kareena Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra | Poonam Pandey | Sherlyn Chopra | Alia Bhatt | New Hindi Movies

Style Check: Deepika Padukone, Kangana Ranaut, Alia Bhatt among best dressed of the week
Maxis, sarees, suits and frocks: all among the fashion picks of Bollywood beauties this week
Arjun Kapoor thankful that '2 States' has broken stereotype
Pix: Shahrukh Khan celebrates KKR win!
Harshvardhan cuts himself from party scene to prepare for 'Mirza Sahibaan'
Box office: ‘2 States’ off to a flying start
Anushka Sharma faces sandstorm fury on 'NH10' sets
Hope people love my new avatar in 'Splitsvilla': Sunny Leone
Dipannita Sharma happy to do a horror film like 'Pizza 3D'
'Mary Kom' shoot harder than hardest: Priyanka Chopra
Movie Review: 'Dekh Tamasha Dekh' wonderful satire on communal disharmony
Indian President watches Amitabh Bachchan’s 'Bhoothnath Returns'
Movie Review: 'Transcendence' a thought-provoking, daunting film
Movie Review: '2 States' is a magical love story
Sussanne sticks to Roshan surname
Yash Raj film 'Titli' competes at Cannes

AKC HOT INDEX

ECARDS > Valentines Day, New Year, Diwali, Birthday, Valentines, Love, Christmas
CardWeaver.com > Birthday, Holi

MOVIES


celebs » wallpapers » the celeb A-Z
who's in » Freida Pinto | Anushka Sharma | Katrina Kaif | Deepika Padukone | Ranbir Kapoor | Dev Patel | Aishwarya Rai | Abhishek Bachchan | Imran Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Salman Khan | Aamir Khan | Hrithik Roshan | Akshay Kumar | Zayed Khan | Saif Ali Khan | John Abraham | Shahid Kapur | Kareena Kapoor | Vidya Balan | Priyanka Chopra | Rani Mukherjee | Mallika Sherawat | Bipasha Basu | Preity Zinta | Kajol | Neha Dhupia | Sameera Reddy | Juhi Chawla | Karisma Kapoor | Madhuri Dixit | Chitrangada Singh | Payal Rohatgi | Sneha Ullal | Mahima Chaudhary | Meghna Naidu | Rakhi Sawant | Bhumika Chawla | Lisa Ray | Dimple Kapadia | Ayesha Takia | Dia Mirza | Sushmita Sen | Amisha Patel | Esha Deol | Amrita Rao | Amrita Arora | Genelia D'Souza | Arjun Rampal | Amitabh Bachchan | Vivek Oberoi | Raima Sen | Riya Sen | Rekha | Rimi Sen | Nigar Khan | Tanushree Dutta | Yana Gupta | Shilpa Shetty | Celina Jaitley | Sonam Kapoor | Neha Oberoi | Nisha Rawal | Manjari Fadnis | Kamal Haasan | Rajnikant | Asin | Sanjay Dutt | Shahid Kapoor | Sherlyn Chopra | Farhan Akhtar | Prachi Desai | Mandira Bedi | Shahana Goswami | Konkona Sen Sharma | Kangana Ranaut | Mugdha Godse | Masumeh Makhija | Minissha Lamba | Nandana Sen | Malaika Arora | Shweta Kumar | Namitha | Kalki Koechlin | Mahi Gill | Shakeela | Lara Dutta | A R Rahman | Trisha | Shruti Haasan | Neetu Chandra | Shriya Saran | Padma Lakshmi | Emma Watson | Kelly Clarkson | Britney Spears | Anne Hathaway | Anjana Sukhani | Tila Tequila | Soha Ali Khan | Priyamani | Sonal Chauhan | Vaishali Desai | Jackky Bhagnani | Kristen Stewart | Robert Pattinson | Neil Nitin Mukesh | Shiney Ahuja | more...