SMVDNSH organized Tree Plantation Drive

KATRA: A massive tree plantation drive was carried out at the premises of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Narayana Superspeciality Hospital (SMVDNSH) in which a large number of Doctors, paramedics, patients and staff participated enthusiastically.

A large number of "peepal" and "chinar" trees were planted around the Hospital. The saplings were provided free of cost by the SMVDSB.

Dr (Brig) Man Mohan Harjai, Chief Administrative Officer of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Narayana Superspeciality Hospital (SMVDNSH) stated that "tree plantation is not just something that should be done; instead, it is a necessity, the urgent need of the hour. Planting of trees is especially important to protect our environment against air pollution and global warming". He also stressed that the motive is not just to plant the saplings but rear them as well like your own children too. Dr Harjai stressed on planting more and more trees as the landscapes that include trees help relax us, lower heart rates and reduce stress.

On this occasion Vivek Verma, IFS, Addl. CEO (SMVDSB), Dr. M.M. Harjai, CAO (SMVDNSH) and Dr. (Col) R.C. Sahni, Medical Superintendent with many consultants and staff were present

The motive of drive was that the trees improve air quality by producing oxygen. They also store carbon, offsetting harmful byproducts of fossil-fuel burning. They also moderate the effects of sun and wind, and they clean the air by trapping dust, pollen and other pollutants. the landscapes that include trees help relax us, lower heart rates and reduce stress.

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