Govt PG College Rajouri organizes Plantation Drive
Mar 13, 2020
RAJOURI: The Department of Botany of Govt PG College Rajouri organized plantation drive here today.
Principal of College, Prof. (Dr.) Shakeel Ahmed Raina along with heads of various Departments and staff members planted several plants in the college campus. While speaking on the occasion Prof. Raina said that it is most appropriate work to enrich campus with new plant species particularly when classes are off due to novel Coronavirus pandemic.
He appreciated the Department of Botany for this green initiative and doing constructive work. "We miss the students to be involved in this drive due to prevailing health situation", he added.
Dr. Anwer Shah, head of Botany Department said that over 200 plant species are part of college biodiversity, and we are gradually adding more and more plants for better Botanical studies, beautification of college campus and for conservation of environment at large.
Prominent among others who participated in the plantation drive were Prof. JavedMughal, Prof. Ghulam Abas, Dr. MohdSajar, Prof. Aasia Rashid Bhat and Dr. Ashaq Malik.