PESHAWAR, Apr 11 (APP):The Clean and Green Pakistan campaign was formally launched in Nowshera district on Thursday.
In this connection, a function was held at Manahi Nowshera attended by officials of district administration, teachers, faculty members and students in large number.
The speakers highlighted importance of forestry and biodiversity in offsetting the growing effects of climate change and global warming.They urged all the stakeholders to bring maximum areas under plantation.
Divisional Forest Officer, Gulzar Rehman highlighted importance of clean and green initiative of the government.He urged general public including farmers and officials of government and private departments to plant maximum saplings as they can during spring campaign.
The government will provide saplings to public at subsidized rate to make KP lush green, he informed.