Haritha Ambulances launched to protect saplings

Haritha Ambulances launched to protect saplings

THE HANS INDIA |   Apr 21,2017 , 11:26 PM IST

Collector Dr Alugu Varshini flagging off Haritha Ambulance on Collectorate premises in Peddapalli on Friday.  Collector watering a plant
Collector Dr Alugu Varshini flagging off Haritha Ambulance on Collectorate premises in Peddapalli on Friday. Collector watering a plant

‚ÄčPeddapalli: Keeping in view of prevailing heat conditions, the Haritha Ambulances are introduced to protect and water the saplings planted under Haritha Haram, said District Collector Dr Alugu Varshini.

On Friday, the Collector inaugurated the Haritha Ambulance services on the premises of Collectorate by watering the saplings. Speaking on the occasion, the Collector said for protecting the saplings water would be supplied through Haritha Ambulances by preparing proper schedule. 

Field officers of Employment Guarantee scheme and villagers will take up the duty of watering the plants. 

Stating that water of the Haritha Ambulances should not be used for household purposes, Varshini urged villagers to cooperate with the officials in protecting the saplings from harsh summer.