Uttar Pradesh: On Monday Indian Volunteers broke record of planting 50 million trees in 24 hours. At Lucknow to augment the forest cover and to get into the Guiness World records for the more number of trees planted in 24 hours, people from all saunter of life came jointly to plant trees at selected areas next to roads, rail tracks and forest lands in the city of Kannauj, 250 kilometers southwest of the state capital. Almost 8,00,000 volunteers attached the fight next to climate change. Though the 50 million trees cultivation force is still a very little effort when it comes to battling the consequence of climate change.
The Associated Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has also conveyed that, the world has understand that solemn efforts are needed to decrease carbon emissions to mitigate the effects of worldwide climate change. Uttar Pradesh has made a beginning in this regard. The Indian administration has allocate $6.2 billion for tree cultivating, with an aim to augment forest cover to 235 million acres by 2030, which is also in line with the conclusion made at the Paris climate alter summit in 2015. Superior forest official Sanjeev Saran has also further conveyed that, the trees have been cultivated at normal intervals. In most mass agricultural estate drives, only 60 percent of the saplings survive. Most die out of deficient water. Guinness World Records representatives were supervising the cultivation drive to keep a check on the numbers. This plantation drive in UP trumps the earlier world record set by Pakistan in 2013 with only 8,47,275 trees.