After PTI’s billion-tree campaign, federal govt launches 100 million-tree drive


Islamabad, August 27 (TNS): After PTI’s billion-Tree Tsunami campaign in KP, the Federal Government comes up with “100 million-tree” drive.

According to state media report, federal government is making concerted efforts to increase forest cover in the country.

The National Forest Policy was prepared in consultation with provinces and stakeholders, which includes guidelines for forest protection and enhancing tree plantation.

Under Prime Minister’s Green Pakistan Program, 100 million new trees will be planted at a cost of Rs. 3.6 billion in all four provinces and regions for the period of 2017 to 2020-21.