Meanwhile, the premier's Special Assistant on Youth Affairs Usman Dar, who also heads the Tiger Force, also invited political leaders across the spectrum to join the plantation drive. Any responsible citizen of Pakistan can be a part of this drive to save greenery in Pakistan. Pakistan's largest ever tree plantation drive. “I want everyone to join me in the process of planting trees across Pakistan on, August 9,” he said. The premier planted a sapling at the Forest Reserve in Balloki to mark the "Plant for Pakistan" drive. Have asked my MPs, ministers, Chief Ministers and Tiger Force to participate in the biggest tree planting campaign in our history. On the first day of the campaign, one million saplings will be planted — 224,000 of them in Punjab, 600,000 in Sindh, 70,000 in K-P, 10,000 in Balochistan, 5,000 in Gilgit-Baltistan and 3,000 in Islamabad. front yard.Wishing to see a full green Pakistan,more developed& prosperous.Long live Yemen Pakistan relationship pic.twitter.com/fLRJJW79mX. PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Mahmood Khan formally inaugurated the Tiger Force Tree Plantation Drive in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Sunday. PM Imran kicked off the drive on September 2, 2018 with approximately 1.5 million trees planted on the first day. The video shows residents of Pakistan’s Khyber’s Mandi Kass district uprooting the saplings. PM Khan to inaugurate a plantation drive in August, standing by his ambitious vow to plant 10 billion trees in Pakistan. PM Imran addresses a ceremony of countrywide tree plantation drive in Islamabad. (Photo: Videograb/ Twitter @Erik Solheim) After Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday launched the country’s largest tree plantation campaign, a video posted on Twitter of people pulling out saplings from the ground has gone viral, partly because it was given a radical Islamism spin. Against a backdrop of lush greenery, he invited all Tiger Force volunteers to upload videos of them 'roaring'. Happy Tiger Force Day pic.twitter.com/Q6yCJ2Hwy0, Climate Change, tree plantation and Pakistan. 43.81M. His remarks came at a ceremony following the biggest tree plantation drive undertaken by the government, which aimed to plant 3.5 million saplings across the country in a day. Attock-Under the dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan, the biggest tree plantation campaign has been launched today and everyone must join it to make Pakistan green, clean and pollution free. In a move to make ‘Green Pakistan’, Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday launched a nationwide tree-plantation drive in Haripur near Islamabad, the officials said. Over the previous decade, the country has already witnessed extreme weather conditions including floods, extraordinarily heavy monsoon rains and heatwaves - even as the country has contributed disproportionately less towards the emission of greenhouse gases, which is the largest human factor contributing towards climate change. Prone to adverse climatic changes, Pakistan is ranked sixth in the list of 10 most vulnerable countries to be severely affected by climate change, the implications of which are visible with the persistent decline in the annual rainfall received in the country. In a tweet on Sunday, Federal Information and Broadcasting Minister Shibli Faraz invoked the Holy Prophet (PBUH) to encourage people to participate, stating that it is Sunnah to plant trees. A million saplings will be planted on the first day of the drive, claimed a government official. Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on August 9 launched the country’s largest tree plantation campaign, that saw a record 3.5 million saplings being planted in a single day. Ambassador Yao Jing planted a tree at the Embassy today to echo the tree plantation drive of … WEATHER FORECAST. We are sure that the government will not spare them as well,” a local of the area said. We encourage our writers to be respectfully irreverent and our readers to be tolerant. Read more: PM Khan launches plantation drive on land retrieved from encroachment mafia. Pakistan aims to reclaim land from mafia, turn it into forests with 10 billion trees. The $188 million fund will be placed under the National Disaster Risk Management Fund (NDRMF), as it already has a framework and mechanism in place for quick and efficient disbursement of the money. درخت لگانا خاتم النبیین صلی اللہ علیہ وسلم کی سنتِ مبارکہ ہے۔اس نیک کام میں شریک ہو کر وزیراعظم عمران خان کے شجر کاری منصوبے کو کامیاب بنائیں۔. 40 ° Fri. 40 ° Sat. According to documents, nine million saplings will be planted in Punjab, 104 million in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, 15 million in Sindh, 1.2 million in Balochistan, 3.3 million in Gilgit-Baltistan, seven million in Azad Kashmir and 0.5 million in Islamabad. Farm Farestry (No.) The Yemen Embassy also joined in, according to their official Twitter account. Separately, in an amusing upload on Twitter, singer Ali Aftab Saeed posted a video wishing his followers a 'Happy Tiger Force Day'. In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the campaign was launched by Federal Religious Affairs Minister Pir Noor-ul-Haq Qadri with the aim to plant a hundred thousand trees in the area. Taimur Khan Jhagra, Khuber Pakhtunkhwa’s Health and Finance Minister, on Sunday took to Twitter to express how PDM parties have ignored Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP)... Shah Mahmood Qureshi, the foreign minister of Pakistan and DG ISPR, presented a damning ‘dossier’ on Indian sponsored terrorism in Pakistan. On August 9, Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan launched the largest plantation drive in the history of Pakistan to plant 3.5 million trees, marking the 'Tiger Force Day' However, soon after the drive was over, residents at the Mandi Kass area at Khyber in Pakistan, deliberately uprooted trees planted by the government as a part of its countrywide plantation drive According to the residents, the government … Prime Minister Imran Khan has launched the largest tree plantation drive in the history of Pakistan as the ruling party commemorates August 9 as 'Tiger Force Day'. 32 ° C. 32 ° 32 ° 52 % 8.2kmh. The Ministry of Climate Change is working relentlessly to achieve the objective. According to Germanwatch, Pakistan reported more than 150 extreme weather events between 1999 and 2018 - from floods to heatwaves - with total losses of $3.8 billion. We apologize to the government for what happened yesterday and we are thankful for starting this tree plantation drive in our area. “Saplings will be planted in various parks including Jallo Park, Karol Jungle and Changa Manga Forest and their surrounding areas. The government continues to pursue its ambitious plan of planting over 10 billion trees across the country. The application reportedly features a geo-tagging option as well enabling users to share their live location and the number of saplings planted. “It is the responsibility of everyone to make country green for our coming generations,” he said. On the occasion, PM Khan claimed it is an epoch-making event that a massive plantation drive in the country has been carried out on the 2500 acres of land reclaimed from land mafia.