The plantation campaign of the government in Khyber tribal district witnessed chaos on Sunday as an angry mob uprooted thousands of newly planted saplings.
Member National Assembly and Parliamentary Secretary on States and Frontier Regions (Safron) Iqbal Afridi inaugurated the campaign by planting a sapling.
Locusts are playing havoc with the standing crops in Lakki Marwat and now even a large number of locusts have attacked the district with more intensity.
A research about quality of water in KP has revealed that Cantonment Board in Peshawar has the most polluted water, while Hayatabad has most clean water.
After playing havoc with standing crops in Dera Ismail Khan, Lakki Marwat and Kurram, now locusts have attacked fields in Orakzai tribal district.
Deputy Commissioner North Waziristan Sahibzada Najeebullah has imposed ban on tree cutting and transportation under Section-144.
The Forest Department of Chitral is distributing free of cost saplings among the people under the 10 Billion Tree Tsunami program of the federal government.
The KP government has included the Education Department in the Billion Tree Tsunami Programme under which the students will plant 40 million trees.
Factories are increasing in Shahkas. Capitalists are investing hugely in industrialisation, but no one is paying attention to environmental degradation.
The KP government has finally showed positive intent for establishment of marble city in Buner as it says land purchase will commence within two months.