Gul Hamaad Farooqi
BOONI: Under the Green and Clean Pakistan Programme, a tree plantation campaign was launched in Booni, the headquarters of Upper Chitral district.
Deputy Commissioner Muhammad Ali inaugurated the campaign by planting a sapling at the office of the Rural Development Department (RDD). ,
Trade union president Muhammad Shafi, village council secretaries and area elders were also present.
Assistant Director Local Government Misbahuddin distributed free masks among traders, tourists, passersby and general public in Bonni Bazaar and urged the people to take care of their compatriots and deal with natural disasters with better strategy and prudence.
He also urged the traders to participate in the tree plantation campaign and plant a tree wherever possible.
“These plants not only give us cool shade but also provide us free oxygen on which the survival of human and animal life depends,” he said.