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PLANTATION DRIVE AT MOKOKCHUNG DURING
6/8/2012

Col Vikram Singh, Commandant 31 Assam Rifles under aegis of HQ 7 Sect AR inaugurated a Tree Plantation drive at town of Mokokchung and all COBs to incl Longleng and Tuli as a part of World Environment Day Celebration on 05 Jun 2012. Troops of 31 AR alongwith members of local community leaders, civil administrative officials and volunteers including school children have taken the initiative in implementing Tree plantation drive in Mokokchung and Longleng. On the event planting the first sapling along with all community leaders and police officials. A total of 820 saplings of ornamental, fruit bearing and Shady trees including Gulmohar, Tamarind, Mango, Guava, Cocoa, and Raspberry were planted. The drive will continue for one week and it is an initiative in enhancing the natural beauty of environment in and around Mokokchung. Speaking on the occasion, Col Vikram Singh brought out the importance of ecological balance and said that global warming and climate change is one of the major challenges faced by the entire global community. He further exhorted every individual of Mokokchung to come forward to save environment by planting maximum possible number of trees and spread the message of social cause for greater interest of society. The plantation drive was also done at Longleng and Tuli Sub Division alongwith various NGO’s and Schools.

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