In a bid to promote environmental consciousness and foster a greener future, Assam Rifles, in collaboration with the residents of Khimyong Village, Changlang District, Arunachal Pradesh, organized a successful tree plantation drive on July 2, 2023.
With a focus on raising awareness about the vital role of trees in maintaining a healthy ecosystem, the event aimed to encourage the community to actively participate in preserving and enhancing the environment. The initiative also sought to instill a sense of responsibility among the villagers toward their surroundings.
The tree plantation drive witnessed an overwhelming response from both Assam Rifles personnel and the local residents. With their collective efforts, a remarkable total of 640 saplings were planted, encompassing a wide variety of tree species native to the region.
The enthusiastic participation and support from the villagers were lauded by the Assam Rifles, who expressed their gratitude for the community’s commitment to keeping the environment clean and green. The troops highlighted the importance of trees in combatting climate change, preserving biodiversity, and ensuring a sustainable future for generations to come.
The plantation drive not only served as a platform for fostering a greener environment but also strengthened the bond between the Assam Rifles and the local community. The event showcased the dedication and mutual cooperation of both parties in safeguarding the natural beauty of Arunachal Pradesh.
The Assam Rifles, an esteemed paramilitary force, remains committed to undertaking such initiatives and supporting environmental causes in the region. Their efforts continue to inspire and empower individuals to take up the mantle of environmental stewardship, thus fostering a sustainable and prosperous future.