Har Gaon Pedon Ki Chhaon yojana to be launched in Haryana
‘Har Gaon Pedon Ki Chhaon‘ scheme is a new yojana that Haryana government is planning to launch in this year 2017. Aim of this scheme is to create at least one environmentally significant grove in each village during ‘Golden Jubilee’ year of that village and at developing the roadside avenue of approach roads leading to and radiating from the districts, up to a distance of one km.Under this scheme, there would be 100 Plants per village would be undertaken across the state.
According to Forest Department Thus scheme would be launched in February March month of year 2017. Haryana is celebrating its Golden Jubilee year from November 1, 2016 to October 31, 2017. Haryana was out as a separate entity 50 years ago on November 1, 1966.
- Plantation would be carried out from February onwards. 2,500 tall plants of different species such as Pipal, Neem, Jamun and Chukrasia have been planted in the area till now.
- Besides this, it is being planned to carry out eco- restoration of the Brahmsar wetland in village Thana, district Kurukshetra, besides developing the area as conservation reserve in view of the potential of the water body to support an array of aquatic flora and fauna.