This Van Mahotsav, Go Green By Planting A TreeDo your bit to make India clean and green, plant a tree

Trees help in building soil, moreover, they help soak up stormwater before it can lead to a flood. They also offer energy-saving shade that reduces global warming and creates habitat for thousands of different species. And most importantly, can help remove carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases from the air, which cools the earth.

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(Note: Clicking on this link will take you to the SankalpTaru Foundation website. Disclaimer*)

How Can You Make A Difference?

The ‘Plant a Tree’ drive is the initiative of SankalpTaru Foundation that is helping India increase its green cover by planting more and more trees across the country.

To contribute towards the cause, all you have to do is click the above link, choose one green sapling you want to plant in your region for Rs 100 and SankalpTaru Foundation will do it for you.

Some of the sapling options available are Guava, Mango, Coconut, Pomegranate, Lemon, to name a few. All varied and native fruit-bearing species on the farmlands of identified farmer beneficiaries at the provided plantation locations.

 By doing this not only are you increasing India’s green cover but you are also helping provide an additional livelihood for many people. 

*Disclaimer: This link shall direct you to the SanklapTaru website where you can apply online to plant a tree in your name. All related queries shall be taken care of by SankalpTaru Foundation. The role of NDTV is that of a facilitator between the intending participants and SankalpTaru Foundation, and NDTV is promoting the initiative on a best efforts basis and in good faith.

6 Comments

  1. Bhupendra Singh

    Well I personally try to Plant a tree at least in a year and so far I am quite success….
    Well today only we planted around 45 No. trees and hopefully we will not allow to die a single tree…
    Last year planted around 12 trees, 11 survived….

    Hopefully next year the target number will reach more than 150…

    “Pedh Lagao or khud ko Bachao, Jeevan Khushhaal Banao”
    Well by putting trees I am trying to help our next generation….

  2. Great initiative and affordable for all, we should make it viral!

  3. NANDIKANTI SAI KUMAR

    *By the next 10 years, Earth will become 4 degrees hotter than its now. Himalayan glaciers are melting at a rapid rate, so all of us lend our hand to fight global warming. Plant more trees, don’t waste water. Don’t use or burn plastics. Because one can’t fight against the global warming.*

    NANDIKANTI SAI KUMAR.
    TELANGANA STATE, INDIA.

  4. Madhumita Bhattacharya

    Who looks after the plants after planting them. Watering is required regularly as well as protecting them from predators.

    1. Thats the major concern. We should not feel happy just by planting trees. Taking care after planting is even more important otherwise its a waste of money and time too.

  5. DEBASHIS SEN GUPTA

    Need to save mother planet n need to plant millions of trees to soak tons & tons of harmful emissions.Share this message to all your friends,relatives & wellwishers to show that your care not only for them but for their generations to come.

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