PESHAWAR: Councillors of the city district government will take active part in planting fruit trees at public places as part of Fruit for All drive.
The K-P government has launched the drive to plant fruit trees at public places so that people may enjoy free fruits.
City District Nazim Mohammad Asim Khan assigned Agriculture Department officer Khalid Usman the task to contact district council members for promoting the drive. Besides, Asim assigned member district council Iftikhar Khalil as coordinator for the Fruit for All and directed for taking steps for the success of the project.
Officers of the Agriculture Department told the district nazim the soil of the concerned district would be tested to find the suitability of plants. The district nazim said that members of the district council will give signed recommendations to Fruit for All Farm which will provide fruit bearing plants to concerned union councils.
Published in The Express Tribune, February 16th, 2019.