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Assam Rifles organises plantation drive

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BISWANATH CHARIALI, Feb 11: Assam Rifles organised a plantation drive in collaboration with local residents on Sunday at Battalion Headquarters, Lokra, in a commitment to environmental sustainability and community engagement, stated a press release. The event took place at Lokra Garrison grounds, where military personnel and enthusiastic locals joined forces to plant a diverse range of trees and shrubs. The initiative aimed not only to enhance the green cover but also to foster a sense of shared responsibility for the environment. The plantation drive witnessed the planting of numerous tree saplings, including indigenous species known for their environmental benefits. Local volunteers and military personnel worked side by side, creating a positive and inclusive atmosphere. This event aligns with Lokra Garrison’s broader commitment to environmental stewardship and sustainable practices. It also serves as a testament to the positive impact that joint efforts between military establishments and local communities can achieve. A total of 108 people participated in the event with full zeal and enthusiasm.

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