Tree-plantation in parks, green belts needed

Our Correspondent

Secretary Housing South Punjab, Liaqat Ali Chatha, said that tree-plantation on parks and green belts across South Punjab will be given special focus.

He said that the provision of own houses to common people on easy conditions was being ensured.

Secretary Housing South Punjab expressed these views during a visit to expected land for New Pakistan Housing societies here on Wednesday.

The incumbent government is striving to provide all basic facilities to the masses. Chatha said that tree plantation of shaddy trees to be ensured at green belts.

The maximum facilities will be provided at parks. Meanwhile, Commissioner Bahawalpur Division Capt (retd) Zafar Iqbal on Wednesday inaugurated a tree plantation campaign by planting a sapling at Mango Orchard Park here.

Speaking on the occasion, Commissioner said that extensive plantation was indispensable for overcoming climate changes and global warming.