More than 322m saplings planted during last year

ISLAMABAD: Around 322.936 million saplings has been planted last year in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Punjab, Sindh, Balochistan, AJK and Gilgit-Baltistan.

According to the official document released here, 167.000 million saplings were planted in KP region whereas in Punjab 45.230 million and in Sindh 34.430 million saplings were planted respectively. It said in the area of Balochistan the saplings was regenerated in the year of 2019 till 2020 around 2.5 million, AJK 69.087 million and in GB 4.682 million.

The total number of plants raised in nurseries was around 341.433 million.

The document also elaborated the number of plants raised in nurseries in each province including in KP 190 million, Punjab 60.625 million, Sindh 9.986 million, Balochistan 13.025, AJK 67.197 million and in GB 0.6 million. - APP ��