SNCF Participates with 18000 Volunteers in Sunday Green Drive in Indore
With the blessings of Her Holiness Satguru Mata Savinder Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj, the Sant Nirankari Charitable Foundation (SNCF) on 17 September 2017 participated with 18000 volunteers including Sant Nirankari Sewadal men and women in uniform and other devotees of Sant Nirankari Mission in Times of India Green Drive to plant 65000 trees on Dhar Road, Machhal, Indore in one day. Her Holiness Satguru Mata Savinder Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj has advised the followers on plantation to sow the seeds of goodness in society and plant trees for the wellness of humanity.
The volunteers came from Indore, Ujjain, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Guna, Sagar and Gwalior areas. It was the third time that the foundation cooperated with Times of India as their biggest partner in Green Drive since 2015.
The Volunteers assembled at 7.00 am and after prayers, they planted 60000 saplings. The rain the previous day made the task all the more easier.
The Sant Nirankari Mission started organizing Tree Plantation Drives throughout the country from 2003 as a part of Baba Hardev Singh Ji‘s Birthday on February 23 every year. Baba Ji declared that pollution whether inside or outside is harmful. So it must be removed from the mind within and from the environment outside as well. No wonder, devotees, particularly the youth, came forward with Great Spirit of fervor to participate in the campaigns.
In this campaign verity of species were planted. Hundreds of forest guards besides the locals were present. immediately after the plantation, the volunteers cleaned the entire stretch by picking used bottles, plastic packet etc. on the occasion of this plantation Shri Deepak Joshi, Minister of State (MP), Shri Vijay Sethi of Hero Motor Corp, Shri Purushottam Dhiman of Forest Department besides many environmentalist, industrialists and other VIP’s were present.