PM Urges Citizens To Join His Move For Tree Plantation Across The Country


PM urges citizens to join his move for tree plantation across the country

Prime Minister Imran Khan has asked ministers, chief ministers and Tiger Force to participate in the biggest tree planting campaign in the history.

ISLAMABAD: (UrduPoint/Pakistan Point News-August 8th, 2020) Prime Minister Imran Khan asked every citizen to join his movement for plantation of trees across the country from tomorrow.

Taking to Twitter, The Prime Minister said: “I want everyone to join me tomorrow, 9 Aug, in planting trees all over Pak. Have asked my MPs, ministers, Chief Ministers and Tiger Force to participate in the biggest tree planting campaign in our history. The target is 35 lakh trees in a day though we will try to exceed it,”.

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Youth Affairs Muhammad Usman Dar said that Tiger force will plant ten billion saplings across the country, under the green and clean tree plantation drive.

Talking to a media man in Lahore today (Saturday), he said that Prime Minister Imran Khan is providing an opportunity to youth to become a part of the tiger force.

Usman Dar said that youth are an asset of the country.

He said 1.2 million trees will be planted in Punjab while 0.5 million trees will plant in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to make Pakistan green and clean.

Fida Hussnain

Fida Hussnain is a lahore based journalist. He writes on politics, religion, social issues and climate change. He is also a research fellow at University of Gujrat.