IMPHAL: The World Social Forum has planted trees to create forest area as part of World Environment Day at Yumnam Khunou- Namthilok under Khundrakpam AC on Wednesday.
The observance was organised by the forum led by its chairman L. Sotinkumar with an objective to create forest area. He handed over 1000 Wang saplings for plantation around the areas. He expressed desires to plant mostly fruits bearing trees preferably.
Later, the team of the forum visited Ishikha Eco-green Park and narrated the successful plantation of Jackfruit trees which were seen growing in huge numbers around.
The forum stated that the observance of ‘Van Mahotsav’ will be conducted at the park with plantations of wide ranging varieties of in fruit bearing trees.