On the occasion of World Environment Day and Environment Fair 2023 and National Tree Planting Campaign and Tree Fair 2023, Bangladesh Ansar and Village Defense Forces have started a tree plantation campaign across the country.
Director General of Ansar and VDP Major General AKM Aminul Haque inaugurated the ‘Tree Planting Program-2023’ by planting tree saplings in Dhaka at 10 am on Monday (June 5) at the Khilgaon headquarters of the force.
At this time, Additional Director General Brigadier General Khondkar Farid Hasan, Deputy Director General (Administration), Director, other officers-employees and Battalion Ansar members were present. Besides, various field level units including 9 range offices, 42 battalions and 64 districts were connected through video teleconferencing (VTC).
World Environment Day 2023 is celebrated with the theme ‘Together, stop plastic pollution’. On this occasion, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the ‘Planting Programme-2023’ on the occasion of World Environment Day and Environment Fair 2023 and National Tree Plantation Campaign and Tree Fair 2023 at Bangabandhu International Conference Center Dhaka.
In continuation of this, Bangladesh Ansar and Village Defense Forces also took up the tree plantation program. Director General Major General AKM Aminul Haque gave a directive speech to encourage all the forces to plant trees in the opening ceremony.
He said that in response to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s call, Bangladesh Ansar and Village Defense Force headquarters, academy, range, battalion, VTC, district and upazila/ police station/ union along with their own place/ club-committee premises/ plantation of trees on both sides of different roads. have to do
Bangladesh Ansar and Village Defense Forces have about 61 lakh members. He urged every member of the force spread in every village of the country to plant saplings of fruit, forest and herb trees and encourage others.