Social Forestry Day celebrated with the theme “Plant Trees for Green Bhutan”

HE Lyonchhen speaking on Social Forestry Day 2014  at Chuzom
HE Lyonchhen speaking on Social Forestry Day 2014 at Chuzom

2nd June, Chuzom: The 2nd June Social Forestry Day was celebrated by a Mass Tree Plantation along the Thimphu/Paro/Chukha Highway at Chuzom, today. The theme for the day was “Plant Trees for Green Bhutan” The inaugural planting was graced by His Excellency the Prime Minister of Bhutan, and Managing Director and  staff of Punatsangchhu, the Dzongdas of Paro, Thimphu, Chukha and Haa, Desungs and over 350 volunteers and forests officials  from the four dzongkhags. They planted about 3000 willow stumps and 200 seedlings of various species along the Thimphu/Paro/Chukha highway.

– ICS

Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay planting a tree at Chuzom
Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay planting a tree at Chuzom

HE Lyonchhen with Desung volunteers
HE Lyonchhen with Desung volunteers

MD and staff of Punatshangchu Project
MD and staff of Punatshangchu Project

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