Calcutta  /  Published 10.07.20

Trees planted in names of senior citizens

Hidco chairman cum managing director Debashis Sen waters a sapling in CE Block in New Town as block secretary Alok Das looks on. Sixty trees were planted in the block on Saturday. Another 40 will be p...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

Calcutta  /  Published 10.07.20

Plantation drive on empty plots starts

The New Town authorities have begun an initiative to plant 10,000 trees across the township as a re-greening project in the aftermath of cyclone Amphan. As reported in an article on June 19 in The Tel...
By Brinda Sarkar in

West Bengal  /  Published 22.07.19

Students given 1 lakh seeds in effort to turn Calcutta green

A 62-year-old man, who wants to make Calcutta a greener city, distributed one lakh seeds of areca palm on Monday. Seventy-five thousand seeds were given to students of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan in Salt L...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 04.01.20

Mission for a greener world

Jayanto Chaudhary of Assam’s Hojai district is on a mission to distribute 1,000 neem and sandalwood saplings among the residents here to protect the environment and create awareness among the people...
By Nikhil Kumar Mundra in Hojai

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.08.19

Ranchi to turn herbal health city

The capital will be developed as a herbal healthy city with focus on planting over 1,000 medicinal plants at parks and community centres, an ambitious initiative of Ranchi Municipal Corporation (RMC) ...
By Animesh Bisoee in Ranchi/Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 03.01.20

Pledge on plantation throughout the year

The Parivesh Suraksha Samiti (PSS) on Friday said it would plant saplings to preserve the reserve forests, Dibru-Saikhowa National Park and other places in Tinsukia district round the year.“The plan...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma


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