- PTI Chairman urges nation to plant trees for better future of children
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan has launched the monsoon tree plantation campaign under which nearly 100 million saplings would be planted in Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa during the monsoon season.
In a special message on Wednesday, the Chairman PTI urged the people that it was their national responsibility to plant trees for the better future of their children.
Imran Khan said that climate changes badly impacted Pakistan due to which we are facing numinous challenges this year.
The Chairman PTI said that around 1.4 million saplings were planted on the occasion of Independence Day. He said that during the months of March and April, Pakistan experienced the hottest temperatures in the world due to which alarming upsurge witnessed in the incidents of forest fires in Pakistan.
10 بلین ٹری سونامی منصوبے کا دوبارہ سے بھرپور اغاز کر دیا گیا
چئیرمین تحریک انصاف عمران خان نے پودا لگا کر شجرکاری مہم کا افتتاح کیا
موسم برسات میں پنجاب اور خیبر پختونخوا میں 10 کروڑ پودے لگائے جائیں گے
— Tehreek-e-Insaf (@InsafPK) August 17, 2022
The Chairman PTI went on to say that this year, the rains came prematurely in the Country that triggered floods, wreaking havoc in various parts of the Country. He said that due to climate change, glaciers had broken in three places in the northern regions, resulting in floods that caused severe destruction in the areas.
“I appeal the nation that it is our national responsibility to plant trees for the better future of our children,” he added.
Imran Khan said that the people should fully participate in the planting drive so as to protect Pakistan from environmental hazards.