The Ministry of environment has launched the tree planting campaign with the aim of increasing local forest density to 30 percent. The programme to plant 2 million trees will commence tomorrow under the patronage of President Gotabhaya Rajapakse. The ceremony will be held near the entry road to Defence Headquarters at Akuregoda in Battaramulla.
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