KISS launches plantation drive across Odisha
Bhubaneswar: In a bid to make the people aware of the importance of trees, Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) launched a state-wide plantation drive across Odisha on Thursday.
The six-day plantation drive is being carried out with the theme ‘Nua Mano, Nua Sapon; Gaon Ku Chhalo’ (New Mind, New Dream, March To Village).
On this occasion, teams from KISS visited different villages of the state and held awareness programmes on cleanliness, education, health and tree plantation.
Hundreds of trees were planted with the help of the local people. Besides, the surroundings of public places like hospitals, temples and schools were also cleaned during the drive.