Prime Minister Imran Khan launched “Ten Billion Tree Tsunami” campaign by planting a sapling in Haripur on Sunday.
Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mehmood Khan was also present on the occasion.
Meanwhile, 1.5 million trees are being planted under “Plant for Pakistan” campaign in major cities all over the country today.
Advisor to Prime Minister on Climate Change, Amin Aslam, said the campaign is a part of the government’s ten billion tree Tsunami 2018 drive.
He said people are being provided free of cost saplings for plantation at one hundred and ninety distribution points across the country.
Government departments, Armed Forces, NGOs, students and a large number of citizens are participating in today’s plantation drive..