Jamshedpur, July 18: Chief Minister of Jharkhand Raghubar Das has taken up a massive initiative to plant one crore saplings in one hour (10.00 a.m. to 11.00 a.m.) in Jharkhand on July 18. Accordingly, Jamshedpur was given a target to plant one lakh saplings on Monday.
Tata Steel and Jusco actively participated in this mission and took up the target to plant 10,000 saplings in one hour from 10.00 a.m. to 11.00 a.m. at 15 different locations across town. Sunil Bhaskaran, V-P (Corporate Services), Tata Steel, Ashish Mathur, managing director, Jusco, Tata Workers’ Union, Jusco Shramik Union, Schools, senior citizens, Lions Club members, Tata Football Academy, officers from Tata Steel, Jusco, ISWP, TCIL, golfers and others joined hands with Tata Steel and Jusco in this noble initiative.
Jusco along with Tata Steel planted 10836 saplings across Jamshedpur on Monday. In the Marine Drive (Near Swarna Vihar apartment) 979 saplings were planted, in Golmuri Golf course (500), Beldih Golf (1040), Marine Drive (Central Verge) (750), Sidhgoda Zone near Ram Krishna Mission School (2230), Kadma Slope area (497), Bhuiyandih Park (125), Neel Sarovar (95), Sir Dorabjee Tata Park (102), Eco Park – JMD (1350), Ek Ped Ek Jeevan (514), Sakchi Girls’ High School (172), TSL Works (1705), TSZS (120), Bari Maidan (163), Beldih Gram (89), Bhetiya Park (101), Sidhgoda Park (30), Nildih Park (21), Baridih Jogger’s Park (15), Jubilee Park (220) and Jogger’s Park behind Akashdeep Plaza (18) saplings were planted.