Civil Defence Launches a Plantation Drive
Jammu September 16: A plantation drive was launched by the Civil Defence Organisation at Govt. Boys Higher Secondery School Gandhi Nagar Jammu on 16th September 2006. The main aim of plantation drive was to make environment of Jammu pollution free and to create an awareness in general public with regard to benefits of plants and trees. Sh. Jugal Mahajan Chief warden civil defence was the chief guest on the occasion inaugurated the plantation drive. He stressed upon that more areas should be covered under the plantation drive and educational institutions and housing colonies be involved.
Sh.R.P.Gandotra Principal of the school welcomed the Civil Defence team and expressed his gratitude for launching the said plantation drive in his school and assured his cooperation in future also.
Dy.Controller Civil Defence Jammu Sh.Mohd Majid Malik was the organizer of the plantation drive said that all out efforts are being made to generate awareness among the people about plantation drive. He said that similar drives would be launched in more areas.
Sh.Bushan Khajuria coordinated the plantation drive in his post.Major Harnam Singh Dy.Chief warden,Sh.Bansi Lal Gupta Divisional warden and Smt.Lalita Devi post warden also spoke on the occasion.
Prominent among those were Sh.Suraj Singh post warden, all the faculty and students of the school besides large number of Civil Defence wardens & volunteers.