14 million plants during Tree Planting Campaign

Wednesday 09 August 2017 2 months ago 52   Sukkur   Print

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Report  Bisma Waseem : Sukkur: Chief Conservator of Forests Department Sindh under Green Pakistan Program has fixed target of plantation of 14 million plants in Monsoon Tree Planting Campaign-2017. However, target of 12 lacs and 50 thousand plants will be planted in Sukkur Division’s outside and inside Forests. The official handout issued by Directorate of Information Sukkur stated that in accordance with notification of the Chief Conservator Forests Sindh, Aijaz Nizamani, it was state that under Green Pakistan Program, Monsoon Tree Planting Campaign-2017 was being carried out from 13th of July. Accordingly, 5 lacs plants would be planted in Afforestation Circle Sukkur including 2 lacs 50 thousand plants each outside forests of Khairpur, Sukkur and Ghotki districts would also be planted. In this connection, the Forest Department officers have been directed to organize a workshop / seminar at each district headquarter and also seek active participation of farmers, NGOs, students and general public and government employees as to make this planting campaign successful. 02