Asad Umar launches spring tree plantation drive

Asad Umar launches spring tree plantation drive
Islamabad: Finance Minister Asad Umar launched spring tree plantation campaign in Islamabad on Thursday.

Expressing his views on the occasion, the finance minister said that Pakistan is ranked amongst the countries vulnerable to climate change.

“Tree plantation is important to protect the environment from degradation”, he continued.

He said one million saplings will be planted in the federal capital during the spring tree plantation campaign.

Back in the month of February, Prime Minister Imran Khan had launched the ’10 Billion Tree Plantation Drive’ in Balloki.

Ruling PTI had already planted one billion trees in Khyber Pakhtunkhuwa successfully while planing to plant as many as 100,000 trees in Lodhran this year.