Ramban: Forest Department Ramban today intensified plantation drive under JK Green Drive” to improve green cover in the district.
A drive was launched at Panchyat Khari in collaboration with 23 RR involving the PRIs, students and general public.
The BDC Chairman Khari, DDC member Khari, DFO Ramban, Range Officer Banihal, BO Sarbagni and Army personnel participated in the plantation drive.
Speaking on the occasion, the Divisional Forest Officer, Dr Rajan Singh said that the trees are the lifeline of all the living beings and plantation is the only way to stop climate change.
He said that it is the time to take necessary measures to protect our environment from degradation but not possible without the contribution of every single person. He also sought help from PRIs, NGOs and the general public to protect forests for their next generations as like their own wealth.
In their address, BDC chairman and DDC member lauded the efforts of the Forest Department for putting in strenuous efforts for the success of the plantation drive.