TRAL, MARCH 10: Govt. Boys Higher Secondary School Tral in collaboration with Sub Divisional Administration Tral & Social Forestry Division Awantipora on Tuesday observed Plantation day/ drive cum awareness program at Bajwani Tral.
The program was jointly inaugurated by Regional Director Social Forestry Kashmir, Mehraj Ud Din Malik, and DFO Social Forestry Department, Pulwama, Manzoor Ahmad.
Large number of students (9th, 10th, 11th, 12th) have took part in the program & listened to the speakers, who threw light on different aspects of social forestry and appealed students to make these drives successful by sparing the plants.
After the end of program, scores of saplings of different species were planted in front of the main campus by the said officials in presence of school staff.
Meanwhile, Principal Boys Higher Secondary Tral, Mohammad Amin Bhat, spoke on the importance of trees in sustaining life on the earth.
He however suggested the concerned deptt. to look after the plants after planting them in the institutions.
Additional deputy commissioner (ADC) Tral, S.A. Raina (KA), was also present during the drive, who hailed the efforts of social forestry and school management for taking part in such fruitful activities.