Tree plantation campaign has been started by Punjab Police.
IG Punjab and Additional IGs planted the saplings at Central Police Office, Lahore.
Saplings are being planted in all offices and Police Lines of Punjab Police across the province, IG Punjab
IG Punjab Captain (retired) Arif Nawaz Khan said that Punjab Police is playing its full part for the betterment of the environment and Clean & Green Pakistan Campaign and tree plantation campaign has been started in this regard. He said that Punjab Police with the help of smart and community policing and use of modern technology is not only protecting the lives and properties of people but also playing its role for providing facilities to citizens and resolving their issues. He further said, besides Tree plantation Campaign, Punjab Police is also engaged in rescue activities in flood-affected areas across the province. These views were expressed by him while starting the tree plantation campaign by planting saplings in the Central Police Office.
IG Punjab said that saplings are being planted in all offices and police lines of Punjab Police and more than 300 thousand saplings have been planted by Punjab Police so far across the province. He emphasized upon officers to plant trees at police posts (Chowki) and Police Station level with cooperation of citizens so that it may enhance the beauty of buildings of Police stations besides protecting the environment from pollution. In the tree plantation ceremony, after IG Punjab, Addl IG establishment Punjab Ahmad Lateef, Addl IG Operations Punjab Inam Ghani, Addl IG D & I Azhar Hameed Khokhar, Addl IG Investigation Punjab Abu Bakar Khuda Bukhsh, Addl IG PHP Punjab Manzor Sarwar, Addl IG Welfare and Finance Rao Sardar and Addl IG Logistics and Procurement Ghulam Rasool also planted the saplings. In the end, a prayer was recited for the success of the campaign and solemnity of the country.
(Handout No. 305)
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