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BAF starts reforestation in coastal areas, CHT

Staff Correspondent

22 September, 2020 12:00 AM printer

BAF starts reforestation in coastal areas, CHT

Members of Bangladesh Air Force on Sunday drops seed balls in remote coastal areas from helicopter as part of a reforestation programme in co-ordination with forest department.

Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) has launched reforestation programme in remote coastal areas and Chattogram hill tracts region in co-ordination with forest department.

Under the reforestation programme, seed balls were dropped at Domar Char in Noakhali and Chattogram hill tracts region from the BAF helicopters on Sunday and Monday.

In this regard, earlier this month seeds were collected from Patuakhali and processed as seed balls at Air Headquarters.  Mentionable that the places selected for reforestation are inaccessible and unsuitable for road travel.


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