Assam Rifles Collaborates with Forest Department for Tree Plantation Drive in Changlang
Longran Village, Changlang District, Arunachal Pradesh witnessed a remarkable event on May 25, 2023, as the Assam Rifles, in partnership with the Forest Department, organized a tree plantation drive. This initiative was conducted under the Arunachal Mission LIFE Campaign, with the primary objective of raising awareness among villagers about afforestation and its environmental benefits.
The event commenced with an oath-taking activity, symbolizing the commitment of the participants towards the cause of preserving nature and promoting a greener future. Following the solemn ceremony, a total of 400 saplings were planted by both villagers and Assam Rifles personnel, contributing to the restoration and expansion of the local forest cover.
The joint effort by the Assam Rifles and the Forest Department received high praise and appreciation from the villagers. The local community recognized and commended the significance of such endeavors in preserving the region’s rich biodiversity, mitigating the effects of climate change, and ensuring a sustainable future for generations to come.
The Assam Rifles, known for their commitment to national security, have exemplified their dedication to environmental conservation through this noble initiative. By actively engaging with local communities, they have not only planted trees but also fostered a sense of responsibility and awareness among the villagers, emphasizing the importance of environmental stewardship.
The tree plantation drive serves as a shining example of collaborative efforts between government agencies and local communities to address ecological concerns and promote sustainable practices. It is hoped that this endeavor will inspire more such initiatives throughout the region, leading to a greener and healthier environment for all residents of Arunachal Pradesh.