Most of the countries are having forests over 25 percent of their territory while we have forests over five percent of our land and this is a big challenge to be in step with the world and this was the reason that five years ago PTI govt started Billion Tree Tsunami Project which has been acknowledged by the world specially UN and China. Advisor to Prime Minister on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam said this after inaugurating Plant For Pakistan campaign in Attock . On the occasion DC Attock Ishratullah Khan Niazi , CEO Health Dr Sohail Ejaz , MS Dr Syed Kashif , MEO MNCH Dr Nuzhat Zuhra and other officials were also present. Malik Amin Aslam said that under Plant For Pakistan program billions of trees will be planted while under this program 0.3 million trees will be planted in Attock district.
He said , this govt understands environmental challenges and its ample proof is that despite financial constraint Rs 8 billion have been allocated for this program. He said , this program will be formally inaugurated on 5th Aug by Prime Minister Imran Khan and will be turned into reality to tackle environmental challenges. Malik Amin said , people to cooperate in this context and every individual must plant a tree during this campaign and ensure the protection and survival of these trees. He said , we will make this country clean and green and for this purpose initially 20 cities have been selected and Attock is one of them. He said , planting tree is national as well as religious obligation. He The Advisor said , PTI govt has started Prime Minister Housing Project and Health Card scheme for the poor which is a revolutionary step.
He said , in Attock district for a housing colony 460 kanal land has been allocated and work on this project will be started soon. While talking about the loot and plunder by the previous regimes Malik Amin Aslam said that those looted national wealth will have to return it back and in this regard the message of Premier Imran Khan is very clear . DC Attock Ishratullah Khan and CEO Health Dr Sohail Ejaz while addressing the ceremony a program has been chalked out for Green and Clean Pakistan under which 0.3 million trees will be planted in Attock district and this will be made a success at any cost. Earlier Advisor to Prime Minister Malik Amin Aslam paid a visit to DHQ Hospital Attock to have a look of the facilities being provided to the patients.