Tehri, July 15
Students of various schools planted sapli- ngs under the Aao Harela Manaye campaign here today.
At New Tehri, students of St Anthony Public School led by headmaster Gautam Bisht planted saplings of around 50 species at Dunghidhar.
The New Tehri Municipal Council also planted saplings on barren land under the Kanya Chaaya Yojna.
Municipal Council president Umesh Chandra Gusain and president of the Nagar Nikay Karmachari Sangh Rajendar Kathuria said the Kanya Chaya Yojna was started for the girl child. Under the scheme, the MC would make barren land green by planting fruit-bearing trees.
Students of Government Inter College, Ghorakhori, planted more than 100 saplings of various plants at the Bhadrigad range.
Zila Panchayat member Amrendar Singh Bisht, Gambhir Singh Rawat along with DFO Neeraj Sharma participated in the drive.
Courtesy: The Tribune