Climate & Environment
2020-07-11T19:46:01+00:00

Over two million Indians have planted 250 million trees while socially distancing

Over two million Indians have planted 250 million trees while socially distancing
Farm Fields of Munnar, India Credit: unsplash.com / Ravi Pinisetti

In order to work against climate change over two million people have gathered in northern India to plant 250 million trees. The government has initiated the project and officials in Uttar Pradesh have provided the saplings across the state.

According to Associated Press the volunteers, lawmakers and government officials that participated maintained social distance as the Covid-19 pandemic is still going on with India the country with the fourth most infections in the world.

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