Tree plantation drive begins at PU

LAHORE:Punjab University (PU) Vice Chancellor Prof Niaz Ahmed Akhter started a tree plantation campaign by planting saplings near Gate No 3, New Campus, on Thursday. On this occasion, Resident Officer-II Jalil Tariq, faculty members and others were also present. Addressing the ceremony, the VC said:” We must plant trees so that we could provide a better environment to our upcoming generations.” He added that the PU was playing its role for protection of the environment. In the fresh drive, thousands of fruit trees would be planted in the campus.