Development Initiative for Sustainable Advancement (DISA) in collaboration with FRC-LE Agartala and Agartala Responsible Citizens (ARC) organized a plant distribution program at Office Lane.
Students and Teachers from Agartala International School also supported the program.
The long term objective of the two organizations for these programs was to bring back the greenery in the town and to create awareness among the citizens of Agartala. This initiative will help in controlling natural disasters like flood etc in future. Sri Pawan K Kaushik, Executive Secretary DISA explained the visitors about the motive behind such initiatives and also mentioned that the plantation done by the citizens will help to reduce global warming. He also mentioned that the environmental issues in Agartala town will improve.
Sri Debashis Chakraborty also addressed the citizens regarding the motto of DISA in organising such events and also appealed for more support of the citizens to conserve nature.
About 95 citizens visited the plant distribution stall and approximately 382 seedlings were distributed. Officials from FRCLE, Agartala, Mayanil Group, Khayerpur and staffs from Agartala Municipal Corporation also supported the program throughout the day. Volunteers from Agartala Responsible Citizens were also played an important role by motivating the citizens.
Members of both the organization also conveyed a message to the citizens that the next Plant Distribution Stall will be put up on 17th August 2018. The members also appealed the citizens to collect the plant materials and plant it on their homesteads.