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POST TIME: 22 July, 2021 11:32:36 AM / LAST MODIFIED: 22 July, 2021 11:46:03 AM
Bangladesh mission holds tree plantation programme in Brunei
Staff Reporter, Dhaka

Bangladesh mission holds tree plantation programme in Brunei

To commemorate the birth centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, and the golden jubilee of the independence of Bangladesh, Bangladesh High Commission in collaboration with the Department of Forest of Brunei Darussalam organized a tree plantation programme at Taman Riadah, Jalan Pusat Persidangan, Bandar Seri Begawan today (Thursday).

According to a message received in Dhaka, Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali Bin Apong, Minister for Primary Resources and Tourism, graced the occasion as chief guest at the invitation by Bangladesh High Commissioner Nahida Rahman Shumona.

In total, 101 saplings including 41 Ru Runag, 59 Ubah and 01 Neem were planted.

Sumon Banik, a Bangladeshi community member and professional gardener, was entrusted by Bangladesh High Commissioner the task of maintaining the saplings for the next one year.

Expressing his deepest personal regard for the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the chief guest highly appreciated the initiative of Bangladesh High Commission, and wholeheartedly congratulated the Bangladesh High Commissioner for spearheading this excellent initiative.

Bangladesh Commissioner  Nahida Rahman Shumona told that she was very proud and happy to have been able to organize this tree plantation programme  as part of the ongoing celebrations of the birth centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the greatest Bengali of all times.

Nahida Rahman Shumona was of this firm opinion that this programme should serve as an inspiration for all to plant more trees crucial for ensuring a bright and green future of the planet and the humanity.

 

NS