ADC Handwara kickstarts plantation drive at Handwara, Langate

KUPWARA, MARCH 15: The Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Handwara, Aziz Ahmad Rather today kickstarted plantation drive at Children Park Handwara and Public Park Langate by planting Chinar saplings. Tehsildar Langate and concerned officers were present on the occasion.

The Plantation drive was conducted by Floriculture department under the theme of Saving Chinar Trees. It was informed that the plantation drive was carried in entire valley and a set target of 10,000 chinar saplings have to be achieved.

On the occasion, the ADC impressed upon the concerned officers to encourage the people to plant more and more trees in their surroundings for a healthy and clean environment.

Later, the ADC inspected various examination centres established in different schools of Handwara sub division including Government Higher Secondary School Qalamabad.