KL NEWS NETWORK
Jammu and Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (J&KEDI) Monday held a plantation drive at its Pampore campus.
More than 60 saplings of Deodar were planted by employees of the institute at different locations in the campus.
Well-known poet, social activist and satirist, Zareef Ahmad Zareef, CEO Rahim Greens, Abdul Hamid Bhat, Manager Headquarters, Syed Firdous Bukhari and other employees of the institute participated in the first phase of the plantation drive.
In the second phase more than 150 saplings will be planted in the Pampore campus of the institute. The plantation drive is being held in collaboration with Rahim Motors, Srinagar, a J&K EDI statement said this afternoon.
Speaking on the occasion, poet Zareef apprised the employees of the importance of plantation and urged them to grow trees along their houses, fields and wastelands.
The participants enthusiastically planted the saplings along rear fencing of the JKEDI campus and vowed to make it (campus) greener.