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Saplings planted in village panchayats

Saplings planted in village panchayats

The saplings, including teak and rain tree were raised on the banks of the Marudayar river basin, schools, and colleges besides either sides of highways.

BSF plants four lakh saplings along border

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Wednesday planted around four lakh saplings along the border to mark Independence Day.

Mission to bring students closer to nature

 A unique initiative to help students forge a lifelong bonding with nature by growing saplings at the school nursery and creating a green canopy was launched here today, covering 1000 schools in the first phase.

School Nursery Yojana to be launched on Monday

 Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar will on Monday launch the School Nursery Yojana that aims to bring students closer to nature by involving them in raising saplings in nurseries created in school.

NDMC plants 15,000 saplings - from 20 countries

The NDMC planted 15,000 saplings -- taken from 20 countries -- on Saturday, and said the number will go up to some 50,000 by the time the monsoon ends.

Delhi govt strives to make populated areas greener

Delhi government's 'City First Forest Programme', as part of which 12 lakh saplings would be planted across the national capital, will focus more on increasing green cover in the major urban centres rather than the outer areas.

Telangana launches massive plantation programme

Telangana on Friday launched a massive programme to plant 230 crore saplings over the next three years.

Kolkata hails eco-conservation on World Environment Day

From sporting sustainable textiles to greening public spaces, residents of this eastern metropolis did their bit to spread awareness about ecological conservation on World Environment Day on Friday.

Villagers pay tribute to fallen trees to mark Environment Day

As a mark of respect and tribute to the environment, villagers in Ambikapur came up with a an unique gesture. To mark World Environment Day ,villagers in Ambikapur district of Chhattisgarh held condolence meet to mourn cutting of trees in the region.

Kerala to plant one million saplings on Environment Day

Kerala will mark the World Environment Day June 5 by planting a million saplings in an hour, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said Thursday.

Bench orders NHAI to plant 10 saplings for every tree cut

The Madras High Court bench on Friday ordered the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) to plant 10 saplings for every tree cut for the four lane Project by NHAI`s Implementation Unit.

NCC to plant 90,000 saplings in West Bengal

The National Cadet Corps has embarked on an ambitious tree plantation drive in a bid to give a green cover in West Bengal, starting from Kolkata, by planting 90,000 saplings.

At least 60 lakh saplings planted in MP

A record 60 lakh saplings have been planted in three districts of Madhya Pradesh`s Shahdol division.

Pakistan breaks India`s world record of planting saplings

Pakistan has broken India`s world record of planting the highest number of saplings in a single day by planting 700,000 saplings at Kharochan in the coastal area in the Sindh province on Saturday.

Saplings planted on International Biodiversity Day

Saplings were planted on International Biodiversity Day today in Nagaland as stress was laid on the importance of conserving forests for the services it provides to the people.

India, Bangladesh border guards exchange saplings

Indian and Bangladeshi border guards have exchanged saplings as part of a programme to green their winding border.

Dikshit launches mega plantation drive

Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Saturday launched a mega plantation drive under which 10 lakh
saplings will be planted across the city.

Pakistani man sets tree plantation world record

A Pakistan Army soldier has set a new world record by planting maximum number of saplings in 24 hours.

Over three crore saplings to be planted in UP

Uttar Pradesh government will plant over three crore saplings in the state, covering an area of around 55 thousand hectares, officials said here on Friday.

Haryana to provide 2.75 cr saplings

In its drive to make Haryana
green and pollution free, the state forest department will
provide 2.75 crore saplings of various varieties free of cost
to people till March 31.