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100 mln new trees to be planted under PM Green Pakistan Program

Latest Update: August 27, 2017 | 224 Views
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The Government is making concerted efforts to increase forest cover in the country.

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According to official sources, the National Forest Policy was prepared in consultation with provinces and stakeholders, which includes guidelines for forest protection and enhancing tree plantation.

Under Prime Minister’s Green Pakistan Program, 100 million new trees will be planted at a cost of Rs. 3.6 billion in all four provinces and regions for the period of 2017 to 2020-21.