On the occasion of Children’s Day, a plantation programme was organised at Sewa Bhawan of the University of Lucknow. The programme was jointly organised by National Savings Scheme of the University of Lucknow and Uttar Pradesh Voluntary Health Association.
The programme was inaugurated by Prof. Alok Rai, Vice-Chancellor of the university. Vivek Awasthi, Director of UPVHA, pledged to plant 10,000 saplings throughout the state in two years. During the programme around 200 saplings of various varieties were planted at several places in the university campus by the NSS volunteers.