Hyderabad: Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao has announced that he would launch a massive plantation programme of 1,00,116 saplings in Gajwel town on 1st August 2018 as part of Telanganaku Harithaharam programme of this year.
In addition to this, the Chief Minister has also instructed to plant 20,000 more saplings in the forest lands on the same day. He said that peoples’ representatives, officials, police, students, women, youth, businessmen and common people should take part in the plantation programme to plant 1,00,116 saplings.
He said that the saplings are to be planted on either side of roads, in the premises of public and private institutions, in temple premises, in masjid premises, in church premises as well as in every house simultaneously the same day.
He said that the plantation launching programme should be taken up on a large scale with peoples’ participation and massive campaign should be taken up to make it a grand success. He said, that, the required saplings for this programme are to be kept ready well in advance.
The Chief Minister held a review meeting on launching of the plantation of 1,00,116 saplings in Gajwel town, as part of Telanganaku Haritha Haram.
Ministers Jogu Ramanna, Jagadish Reddy, Indrakaran Reddy, Chief Secretary SK Joshi, PCCF PK Jha, Additional CCF Dobriyal, Siddipet Collector Venkatram Reddy, Police Commissioner Joel Davis, Municipal Chairman Bhaskar, GUDA special officer Hanmanth Rao, Corporation Chairmen Election Reddy, Bhupathi Reddy, Bhuma Reddy, CM Special Secretary Bhupal Reddy, OSD Priyanka Verghese and other participated
“As many as 1,00,116 saplings are to be planted in Gajwel town on a single day. Students, members of the self-help groups and people at large are to be mobilized for the plantation programme. The saplings are to be kept ready well in advance and pits are to be dug beforehand. The saplings are to be good in size.
Including premises of private and public institutions saplings are to be planted at every vacant place and every house invariably. In the houses at the rate of one plant for every family member, as many plants as the number of family members are to be planted. People are to be mobilized and educated on this.
The required number of saplings are to be reached to the houses a day in advance. Among the saplings to be distributed to the people there shall necessarily be fruit bearing and flower bearing trees.
On 1st of August 2018 at the appointed time of launching the programme siren in all the masjids in the Gajwel town should be blown simultaneously. Immediately on hearing the sound of the siren, along with the Chief Minister, all over the town, everyone should plant at a time where ever they are.
People should be educated adequately on this programme through public address system, wall writings, hoardings, paints etc., For students elocution and debates are to be conducted. All People in the Gajwal town are to be encouraged for plantation on 1st of August.
As a follow up measures are to be taken to see that the plants are survived. Water tankers are to the arranged. And the tree guards are to be maintained. Those who show interest in plantation and take care of their survival are to be adequately rewarded,” said Chief Minister. (INN)