More than 10 million trees planted across province

LAHORE:Water Management Wing of Punjab Agriculture department has planted more than 10 million trees across the province as per the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan during last few years.

According to Water Management sources here on Monday these trees had been planted to boost agricultural yield in Punjab.

Sources said that under this programme work had been carried out to promote modern irrigation system in the province besides focusing on growth of fruit giving plants, adding that subsidy was provided to farmers with the support of international bank to motivate growers towards this latest technology.

Plantation of the fruit giving trees would not only help reduce environmental pollution but also ensure food security, sources added.