Source: The Sangai Express
Imphal, July 15 2016: A week long tree plantation campaign was launched under the aegis of Pole Star Guardian's Association, Thinungngei at Thinungngei village, about 40 km south of Imphal in Bishnupur district today. The tree plantation campaign held under the theme 'come plant a tree and be a legend', was attended by Bishnupur, Thoubal and Central DFOs of State Forest Department, environment activists and local club volunteers.
Tree plantation campaign launched
The day's plantation was carried out (with mostly local tree species including the endangered ones) in and around the borders of newly developed play field of Thinungngei, a place known for producing noted footballers of the State and office of the veterinary office in the area. The plantation campaign will continue till July 19 in and around the strategic locations of the picturesque village on the bank of Loktak lake.