Indian Army and Forest Department Conducts Joint Plantation Drive

Banihal 13 Dec : A joint tree plantation drive was organised by Indian Army and Forest Department at Banihal on 13 Dec 2021 , with voluntary participation of local, police, where in 90 saplings were planted at Gund, Chareel and Krawa with an aim to expand the green cover.

The importance of tree plantation in shaping the clean environment and its dividends in reducing soil erosion and global warming were discussed with the gathering under the motto Plant Trees, Save Life.

The event saw an active and enthusiastic participation by the residents of Banihal also.

The local population was very appreciative of the joint efforts of Army and Forest Department in conserving the forest and maintaining stable ecosystem.