CHANDIGARH–Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called for planting at least five trees either in Office campus or wherever it is possible,to ensure a clean and healthy environment of the country. Union Minister of State for Culture and Tourism (Independent charge) Prahlad Singh
Pateltoday called for successful organizing of “Sankalp Parva” and plant trees as desired by our Prime Minister Patel informed that the Ministry of Culture has decided to celebrate Sankalp Parva from 28th June to 12 July 2020, wherein Ministry expected all its Subordinate Offices, Academies,
Attached Institutions, Affiliated Institutions to plant trees in its campus or at the surroundings wherever it is possible. He added that the Ministry of Culture recommends to plants five trees that have
been identified by our Prime Minister and which represent the herbal heritage of our country. These trees are (i) “Bargad” (ii) “Awla”
(iii) “Pepal” (iv) “Ashok” (v) “Bel”. He further said that if sapling of these trees is not available then people may do plantation of any other sapling of their choice.
He also said that the organizations must ensure that each employee should plant at least one tree of his/her choice and over and above these five trees which should be planted as per the
call of the Prime Minister. The Institutions must also ensure that the employee takes care of plants planted by them during the year so that it survives and flourishes.
He urged everybody to participate in this Sankalp Parv and plant and take care of at least one plant, so we can create a healthy environment and a flourishing “Bharat”.