Nat'l Tree Plantation Campaign from today
The National Tree Plantation and Tree Fair-2018 will begin in the city as well as across the country on Wednesday marking the World Environment Day.
The theme of this year campaign is: "Live in Green, Protect the Green and Decorate the City-life-Environment".
Environment, Forests and Climate Change Minister Anisul Islam Mahmud on Sunday said a total of 30 lakh saplings will be planted to pay tributes to 30 lakh martyrs of the country's Liberation War on the occasion of National Tree Plantation Campaign and Tree Fair this year.
International Environment Day and Environment Fair will also be inaugurated on the same day.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the programmes at the Bangabandhu International Conference Centre. Educational institutions will take part in the programmes across the country.
The government has taken some initiatives to create awareness among people on the occasion of the Environment Day and Tree Plantation Campaign. -UNB