Vijay Singla’s campaign near Chandigarh railway station to plant trees to protect the environment | So Good News
Chandigarh [India]November 24 (ANI/PNN): Vijay Singla, Advisor to JTL Infra, helps create a green environment by holding a tree planting ceremony near Chandigarh Railway Station. According to Vijay Singla, railway stations are public spaces and as such are likely to be contaminated with pollution and dirt. It is beneficial to plant trees here to make the place look nicer and improve the air quality.
To preserve the environment and make the nearby area of Chandigarh railway station more beautiful, people must participate in tree planting and everyone should do their bit. Vijay Singla attended a tree planting ceremony in the second week of July to mark the start of a massive tree planting exercise where 1 lakh saplings will be planted which will take place over four phases. Addressing the crowd, along with their employees, he says, “it is our duty to preserve the environment and leave a healthy future for the next generation. And to achieve this, I encourage all of you to at least plant or adopt one three and take care of it as you would your own child”.
During the tree planting ceremony, 10,000 seedlings will be planted in a huge open area where 1,00,000 saplings will be planted in the future. He mentioned that 1,000 saplings had been planted in the area near the railway station. This green campaign near the railway station area of Chandigarh will improve people’s lives. A few strategically placed trees can contribute to erosion management, flood control, climate regulation, air purification and mental and physical health. They can also provide an aesthetic appeal.
You can choose to plant trees in a group of people who share the same passion and enthusiasm for a healthy and clean environment. The more indirect method of planting trees can make you feel more connected to your local green space. It helps calm the mind and soul. Trees are our best weapon in the fight to reduce atmospheric carbon dioxide and slow climate change. Studies show that urban and rural renewal can help sequester 200 billion pounds of carbon dioxide over the next 50 to 100 years. Considering all the benefits they provide; Trees are actually quite inexpensive.
A poster competition and street games were also held during the tree planting ceremony to raise awareness about the importance of tree planting and conservation. “The efforts made by these young children are admirable and deserve recognition. If our children make efforts like these to protect the environment, then it is our responsibility to ensure that they have a future generation to inherit it.” After the successful tree planting campaign, Vijay Singla organized a lunch for the railway staff and other workers. According to a consultant of the company and friend of Vijay Singla, Pawan Bansal, “this tree planting campaign will be a game-changer and shape an attractive and vibrant space from the lifeless empty ground”. Mental health and well-being are significantly enhanced by trees, which also lower stress levels and promote outdoor activity for residents living nearby. They will also benefit from improved environmental quality and more amenities, such as trees, that come with planted areas.
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