Lok Virsa observes ‘Plant for Pakistan Day’


The National Institute of Folk & Traditional Heritage, Lok Virsa, National History and Literary Heritage Division, took part in the “Plant for Pakistan Day” campaign on Sunday, here at Lok Virsa Shakarparian.
The “Plant for Pakistan Day” is part of 5 years long flagship project to plant 10 billion trees initiated by the Prime Minister of Pakistan. In this regard, one hundred trees were planted in collaboration with Siraat-e-Naat Association, at Lok Virsa complex, Garden Avenue, Shakarparian.
The trees would add to the natural lushness of the complex and help preserve natural habitat of the Shakarparian National Park.
Mr. Nazir Ahmed, Deputy Secretary (Heritage) along with senior officials of Lok Virsa and representatives of the association took part in the tree plantation activity. A large number of people including youth were also present at the occasion.—INP

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