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PM Launches Spring Tree Plantation Campaign

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi today kicked off the spring tree planting campaign, 2018 by planting a sapling at the PM office with a pledge for a greener Pakistan.

Minister for climate change Mushahid Ullah and MNA Romina Khurshid Alam accompanied the Prime Minister.

The Prime Minister urged all Pakistanis particularly farming community, students, parliamentarians, professionals of various fields and women to actively participate in the spring tree planting campaign by planting maximum trees.

Under the campaign saplings would be planted across the country for a healthier, sustainable environment.

The program envisages planting of 100 million additional saplings to make Pakistan greener. The total cost of the campaign is 3.652 billion rupees for the period 2016-2021.