The plantation campaign started on July 28 at Tamenglong town.
Van Mahotsav is not only the celebration of planting trees but it is also the festival of life, peace and hope.
A massive tree plantation drive was inaugurated at Heirok, Thoubal district by YBC Club, Heirok part - III in collaboration with NYK Thoubal on Saturday. The club members will be planting a total of over 400 saplings over the course of three-four days.
The only solution to acute shortage of drinking water is to plant more trees and protect the environment, the minister said during the celebration of 71st state level Van Mahotsav.
DFO Ukhrul, Shanngam Shaliwo informed this correspondent that tree plantation will also be carried out in other villages of Ukhrul district.
The AR troops provided assistance to the children of ‘The Mission Blind School’ located at Heikakpokpi, Kakching district on Tuesday.