A delegation of the Maharashtra State Pollution Control Board visited New Zealand and Australia on a study tour. INZBC helped coordinate the New Zealand leg of the event. The delegates visited a dairy farm in the Waikato, where they studied how NZ dairy farms deal with effluents. They also visited Watercare in Auckland and were hosted there by Watercare CEO Raveen Jaduram.
INZBC hosted a dinner for the delegates at the Stamford Plaza which Members of Parliament Kanwaljit Bakshi and Priyanca Radhakrishnan attended. Honorary Consul of India Bhav Dhillon was also present and all dignitaries spoke on the occasion.
Leader of the delegation Sudhirkumar Jainarayan Shrivastava, Chairman of the MPC Board thanked INZBC in his address. Others in the delegation were Elumalai Ravendiran, Member Secretary, MPCB; Girijashankar Raghunath Popalghat, Private Secretary, Minister of Environment; Vidyanand Motghare, Joint Director (APC); Yeshwant Babarao Sontakke, Joint Director (WPC); Suryakant Kisan Nikam, Deputy Secretary, Environment Dept; Sanjay Kaware, Officer on Special Duty to Environment Minister; Hemanth Chaudhari, Circular Economy Alliance Australia; Bhagyashree Devi , Project Head, Theistic Business Consultants.