Like our Facebook Page

Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
Breaking News :   Several matches held in ongoing Chancellor's trophy | Model Academy organizes Live painting workshop | BSF Inter Frontier Boxing competition concludes | J&K team defeats Uttarakhand by 253 runs, secures 6 points | Junior Volleyball Championship to commence from Dec 16 | JSS Jammu commemorates FSP | Heaven Kingdom celebrates Annual Day | JSS Jammu commemorates FSP | Pre-QFs position cleared in 65th National School Games U-17 Boys Volleyball | DPS student win title in badminton championship | SD Tara Puri organises Flower Making Vase Decoration | Amit describes reforms for apt Hospitals' functioning | Forget degree holders, JK Govt to have matric pass clerks! | Thanks to anarchy in PR&RD | Forgets these politicians are adamant on their stand to disturb peace | Powerful politician raises multi story building in flood zone in Rajouri | 'Influential' HA overstays at MD ICDS Jammu | Govt asks Deptts to bring transparency in procurement of goods | 5 years on, flash flood victim yet to get house under PMAY | Official records being digitized, file tracking system in offing | Lt Governor discusses modalities for implementation of "Mission Youth" programme | State level Declamation contest held | DDC Ramban inaugurates JNV at Batote | Looting is in full swing in the name of MRP | Why Citizenship Amendment bill is important? | 'Big fight' gives Pak a chance to interfere | Hakla highlights demands of Gujjar Bakarwal of J&K | BVP conducts North Regional 'Bharat Ko Jano' quiz competition | HPS students clinch 2nd Runner-up trophy in Inter-School Debate Competition | Shalz Medispa brings latest Ice Cold technology for damaged hair | Kokuyo Camlin organizes art & craft teachers' meet | HC issues show-cause notices to protesting Jammu lawyers | Deploy CAPF at High Court, District Courts: HC issues notice to UT Govt, GoI | Advisor Sharma reviews establishment of new Industrial Estates in J&K | Govt lists out benefits for martyred J&K personnel | J&K admin sanctions 1.30 lakh fresh pension cases | Cabinet approves 3 years extension, revision of PM's development package for horticulture in J-K, Ladakh | Navin Choudhary reviews progress on PDA, SMDA projects | Dulloo reviews performance of hospitals towards meeting NQAS targets | We are invoking Gods to rescue Jammu from BJP's excesses & atrocities: Harsh Dev | Cong stages protest against CAB in Jammu | Anti Encroachment drive conducted by JMC | BBIA delegation calls on Chairman JKPCB | 10 years on, defunct street lights greets people during night | SDH Mandi water scarcity for last 1 month | Deport Rohingyas from Jammu: Gupta | ADC tours border villages, assesses situation | Advisor Sharma to meet public on December 13 | 2 drug peddlers arrested | Bovine smuggling bid foiled | Punjab based narcotics smuggler arrested, 370 Kg poppy straw recovered | PWD starts black topping work at Ramgarh | Higher reaches of Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh receive snowfall | Jammu & Kashmir affected by cross-border terrorism for past few decades: G Kishan Reddy | Srinagar-Leh, Mughal roads closed again, Kashmir highway open | CF demands creation of infrastructure plan for Jammu Tourism | 15 people flee from houses in Uri sector, claiming heavy shelling by Pak near LoC | Flight operations remains suspended for 5th consecutive day at Srinagar airport due to heavy fog | 2 mortar shells defused by security forces along IB in Kathua | HCBA strike enters 41st day | Students stage protest demanding inclusion of Ladakh in sixth schedule of constitution | Plus 2 contractual lecturers stage protest | Lawyers' strike continues, court works remain suspended | Sahitya Academy organises symposium cum musical programme | WFJ organises multilingual mushaira | Inderjeet assumes charge of Director Agriculture Jammu | District Police organizes Training-Cum-Workshop | Compensation for damaged paddy crop demanded | NEPS organises one day workshop on self defence | JMC Mayor inspect transport yard at Manda | NYK organises Swachhta Bharat Programme | Martyrdom Day of Gen Zorawar Singh to be held on Dec 12 | Placement drive held at ACET | Sprawling Buds ICSE , Apple Kids International Pre-school, celebrate Annual Day ''VIBGYOR''. | Back Issues  
news details
Wildlife Department kick starts "Green J&K Drive"
7/20/2019 10:50:47 PM
Early Times Report

JAMMU, July 20: The department of Wildlife Protection kick started the 'Green J&K Drive" from Nandi wildlife sanctuary, about 25 Kms from Jammu on Jammu-Udhampur National Highway.
An impressive gathering comprising of school children, villagers, panches, sarpenches and Forests & Wildlife Officers and field staff participated in the function at Eco tourism cum Wildlife Range Office Complex , Nandni Wildlife Sanctuary. The school children from Shining Star Suketar, and Convent schools Dhansal, villagers and panchayat members planted trees with the help of wildlife field staff.
Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, J&K, Suresh Chugh who was the Chief Guest and the Chief Wildlife Warden, Suresh Kumar Gupta who was the Guest of Honour launched the drive by planting the Chinar trees along with other participants and officers. The programme was launched under the guidance of Commissioner/Secretary Forest MK Dwivedi , IAS.
The Chief Guest while addressing the gathering stressed upon the need of participation and involvement of local residents, panchayats, school children and teachers in plantation drives to keep the environment healthy for present and coming generations.
The Chief Wildlife Warden while speaking on the occasion stressed up on covering degraded patches in Protected Areas and planting fruit and fodder species along with native wild species so as to augment the food requirement of various herbivorous animal species and improve the habitat. He advised children to plant trees on their birth days and other religious occasion and festivals.
Welcoming the officers and participants the Regional Wildlife Warden, Jammu Region, Tahir Shawl, highlighted the drive to be carried out by the Wildlife Protection Department in Wildlife Protected Areas of Jammu, Udhampur, Samba and Kathua districts and informed that about 2 lakh plants of different fruit, fodder ,ornamental and native species along with 4.32 lakh soil binding species including ipomea, agave, bamboo and pathch sowing would be planted in different wildlife protected areas like Nandni Wildlife Sanctuary ,Ramnagar Wildlife Sanctuary Jammu, Sudhmahadev Conservation Reserve, Manda Deer Park, Surinsar and Mansar Wildlife Sanctuary, Jasrota Wildlife Sanctuary and Thein Wildlife Conservation Reserve covering an area of more than 235 Hactres under various schemes like CAMPA, CAPEX, and CSS etc.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
Early Times Android App
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
Train Enquiry
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center