Saturday, August 12, 2017
District Administration has engaged Forest Department to execute Project Green Jhelum, the first ever iniative of its kind in Jhelum, which has kick-started with complete plantation on road median from Y-cross to GPG College Tahliawala road. This year 77700 ornamental shrubs, palm trees and flowering plants covering an area of 21 km starting from Rathian to Jada, Jada to Shandar Chowk, Shandar Chowk to Y- Cross, Y-cross to kutchehry chowk shall be planted. The objective of the project is to beautify the city and bring all great benefits of vegetation cover. The completion period of the project is 7 months starting from 20th July 2017 to 20th Feb 2018. Three years maintenance (by forest department)period after completion of the project is the unique feature of the project to ensure its binsuccess and sustainability.