Telangana Ku Haritha Haaram is a flagship programme of the Telangana Government to increase the present 24% tree cover in the State to 33% of the total geographical area of the State.
The main objective of Telangana Haritha Haaram scheme is to build our Telangana State into a Green City which covers to at least one-third of the State’s geographical areas.
As a part of Haritha Haaram, ‘Green Week’ will be observed every month with people’s participation to protect the environment and there by save the planet. Our Honorable Chief Minister wanted all the officials to rejuvenate the existing forest coverage by taking up this initiative which will reap loads of fortune for the next generations. This initiative was welcomed with lot of appreciation and accolades not only from the State but also from the entire nation and spoke volumes about the commitment and dedication to conserve the resources to a larger extent by people worldwide.
In lieu with this programme, the Telangana Tribal Welfare Residential Educational Institutions Society joined hands together to save the planet by engaging the plantation activities quite rigorously in all the TTWR institutions. Students from all the institutions participated with lot of vigor and interest in this initiative of planting saplings and adopting them to closely monitor their growth.
This initiative has in turn proved successful in the academic circles by engaging students in group activities and addressing the concerns of ownership and responsibility. The need to address the growth issues by adopting the plant and taking care of it has increased a sense of responsibility among the student community.