Mumbai, 1st July
Today Mrs. Amruta Devendra Fadnavis started Tree plantation campaign in the famous Hanging Garden area of the city. This campaign was organized by MLA Mangal Prabhat Lodha. Mrs. Fadnavis planted tree in presence of Corporator Jyotsna Mehta, Additional Commissioner of the Municipal Corporation Pallavi Darade and social worker Manju Lodha with 200 students of Walsingham School and more than 100 senior citizens.
This ‘Maha Abhiyan’ was organized by Forest Minister of Maharashtra Sudhir Mungantiwar on July 1. Under this ‘Maha Abhiyan’ two crores trees will be planted across Maharashtra. Mrs. Fadnavis planted Gulmohar tree in the Pherozeshah Mehta Garden. In this Tree Plantation program, Mrs. Fadnavis admired Malabar hill residents for planting trees and contributing to the environment. According to MLA Lodha, all the trees planted at Malabar hill will be definitely cared and protected. He said further that cooperation of local societies will be taken for protection and development of new trees.