Campaign launched to plant 10 crore trees in Gujarat
"Now, the state government has decided to launch a "Green Gujarat" campaign to plant trees to make Gujarat greener," Rupani said.
Under the mega campaign, "Green Gujarat", tree saplings will be planted alongside river banks and reservoirs from the first week of August, he said.
"In May this year, the government had launched a campaign to deepen rivers and reservoirs under the Sujalam Saflam Jal Sinchay Abhiyan with the help of people. "Now, the state government has decided to launch a "Green Gujarat" campaign to plant trees to make Gujarat greener," Rupani said.
He was speaking after taking part in a tree plantation drive near the newly-built Atal Sarovar on the city's outskirts. "The campaign will be launched from next month when trees would be planted alongside river banks and reservoirs in the state," he said, adding the government is targeting to plant around 10 crore trees during the campaign.
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