JNTBGRI celebrated World Environment Day
JNTBGRI celebrated World Environment Day 2016. As part of this, Bamboo saplings were distributed to Kerala Forest Development Corporation - Arippa Unit and to Department of Botany, Iqbal College Peringammala. Specially grown 100 Bamboo saplings were distributed to KFDC which will be utilized to develop a Bamboo Trail plot there. 100 Bamboo saplings which were distributed to Iqbal College will be utilized for Chittar Riverbank Conservation.
In addition to this, on behalf of JNTBGRI Medicinal plants Board Project, 500 Asoka Tree saplings were distributed to Thumbaman gramapanchayat of Pathanamthita district for planting on roadsides. The Director JNTBGRI, Dr. PG Latha inaugurated the function and distributed saplings to Sri. Selvaraj, Field Officer KFDC and to Prof. Kamarudheen of Iqbal College.