The State Ministry of National Security, Home Affairs, and Disaster Management affirm steps have been taken to launch a tree-planting program covering all the Grama Niladhari Divisions across the country in relation to the 73rd Independence Day celebrations which is to be held on 4th February 2021. The State Ministry has advised the heads of the government institutions to utilize public places or private lands which have space and plant different kinds of trees while giving the priority to “mee, kohomba and kumbuk plants. The State Ministry has also requested to plant fruit plants or medicinal plants in home gardens.
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