Tree plantation drive conducted in city school
GUWAHATI: The Rotary and Rotaract Club of Guwahati Luit conducted a tree plantation drive on June 3, Sunday as pre observance of World Environment Day at Shankardev Shishu Niketan School, Maligaon.
The drive started with a prayer by the principal of the school. Few students of the school and members from both the clubs participated in the drive. The students promised to work to create awareness in local populace about the importance of saving the earth and spreading greenery.
The school management expressed gratitude towards both the clubs for their initiative.
Tushar Jalan, President of Rotaract Club of Guwahati Luit said, “The club has planted 50 tree saplings ranging from red sandalwood, neem, and other medicinal plants to white grass tree. This drive was meant to encourage everyone to plant trees and the club is also planning a mega-plantation drive for July 1.”