Karachi, July 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): The people of Karachi including women, men, children and Senior citizens will take their volunteers participation roll in installing 2000 keeker trees for greening Karachi and kick- off their first initiative today on Sunday 1st July, 2018 at Hill Park Karachi. A of number Large Senior citizens, women, men, youngsters, students will install keeker trees today at Hill Park Karachi. The keekar trees has been provided by renowned and famous personality Tofique Pasha for plantation in Karachi, he has provided 2000 keeker trees.
The Citizens of Karachi will install these trees at Hill Park and started Plantation campaign through out of Karachi. It is observed that by the passing of time the numbers of trees in Karachi has been reducing comparatively other cities unfortunately, the most harmful and alarming activities are the chopping of trees is increasing day by day in Karachi and by the result scorching and heated weather prey the citizens, hence trees are only way and natural sources to calm down the heat.
In last 2 to 3 years a number of citizens was died due to this drastically changed of weather and suffer from different types of diseases, Now this plantation campaign has been started so that we could contribute to control the scorching heat weather and 2000 keeker trees must help us for providing shade and also fruit providing toll trees. These trees will help us to green Karachi and also shaping into a Karachi green in future.
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Information and Archives Department
Directorate of Press Information
Government of Sindh
95-Sindh Secretariat 4-B, Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-99204423, +92-21-99204401