KCR launched the two-week long Haritha Haram campaign by planting saplings in Gundrampalli near Chityal in Nalgonda district

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news Haritha-Haram Monday, July 11, 2016 - 14:43

Celebrities and Tollywood actors are lining up to take part in the second phase of  ‘Telanganaku Haritha Haram’ campaign launched on Friday by stateChief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao in Nalgonda district.

KCR launched the two-week long Haritha Haram campaign by planting saplings in Gundrampalli near Chityal in Nalgonda district.

He joined one lakh green volunteers who planted over 1.25 lakh saplings all along the 165 km Telangana stretch of the Hyderabad-Vijayawada national highway.

The state government planned to plant a record 46 crore saplings, including 25 lakh in Hyderabad, during the season.

Stars like Akkineni Nagarjuna, Amala Akkineni, Chiranjeevi, Rakul Preet, Rashi Khanna, Laxmi Manchu, Regina Cassandra,Rana Daggubati and Allu Arjun also did their bit by planting saplings in different parts of the city.

IT Minister K T Rama Rao too planted saplings at Cyberabad commissionerate and TCS campus Gachibowli, Hyderabad.

Haritha Haram envisages to increase the present 24% tree cover in the state to 33% of the geographical area of the state. 230 crore sapplings are proposed to be planted in the state during next three years.

 

 

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