AJK plantation drive kicked off

Muzaffarabad: (Parliament Times) Like the four provinces of Pakistan, ”Plant for Azad Jammu and Kashmir Day”plantation drive started in AJK here on Monday.
In this regard, a central function was organized in the state capital.
Prime Minister Imran Khan’s adviser on Climate Change Amin Aslam inaugurated the drive by planting a tree .
He said the trees have a good impact on our social and economic life in multiple ways, adding it was necessary to have mass-scale tree plantation in order to avert the negative impacts of environmental degradation, soil erosion and other natural calamities.

Sardar Mir Akbar, minister for forest said the government was spending reasonable resources on tree plantation. He called upon the people, farmers and all segments of society to take an active part in the national cause of mass-scale tree plantation.

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