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2.76 lakh saplings planted in Noida during Van Mahotsav

As UP celebrates Van Mahotsav, the Noida Authority today planted a record 2.76 lakh saplings in various parks and green belts of Noida.

Noida Authority CEO Ritu Maheshwari plants a sapling.

As UP celebrates Van Mahotsav, the Noida Authority today planted a record 2.76 lakh saplings in various parks and green belts of Noida.

Saplings were planted on a large scale in total 63 sectors of Noida. Not only this, the authority had even set up control room to assist public on the plantation drive.

Talking about the Van Mahotsav, Noida Authority CEO Ritu Maheshwari said, “The lifeline of human life is trees. We must put all efforts to save and care for our nature. The best gift we can give to the next generation is a green and clean world.

Many saplings were planted in the green belts by the CEO and the additional CEO.

In Sectors 155, 156 and 157, the authority plans to plant flowers of the same type along the roads.

Meanwhile, in Ghaziabad, 4,000 saplings were planted at the NDRF unit in the presence of Union Minister of State General (Retd) VK Singh, an MP from Ghaziabad, and others who also planted the saplings.

Ghaziabad District Magistrate Ajay Shankar Pandey also planted saplings in the city.

The Uttar Pradesh government has set a target of planting 25 crore saplings during the Van Mahotsav.

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