Haryana Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Minister, Mr. O.P. Dhankar has taken a unique initiative to plant 60,000 saplings of lemon trees in 60,000 houses in 60 minutes at Badli Assembly Constituency

August 10, 2018
  • Chandigarh, Aug 10 – Haryana Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Minister, Mr. O.P. Dhankar has taken a unique initiative to plant 60,000 saplings of lemon trees in 60,000 houses in 60 minutes at Badli Assembly Constituency from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on August 11, 2018. A team of 6,000 dedicated youth would complete this target.
  •         Mr. Dhankar said that plantation was being carried out every year in monsoon season, but the environment gets affected due to less care of planted trees. This time, it has been decided to launch ‘Har Ghar Sanjeevani Abhiyan’ to ensure proper care of planted trees.
  •           Mr. Dhankar himself visited almost all villages to connect people with this campaign. People, especially youth, have come forward to participate in this campaign. For this purpose, 1,200 teams each comprising five nature lover youth has been constituted in the entire town.
  •         He said that every youth would get trees planted in 10 houses within one hour. He said that streetwise committees have been constituted in villages and responsibilities have been fixed by dividing the town into clusters.
  •         The Minister said that the plantation drive would provide unique identity to Badli.