Hyderabad 18th July: KLH Hyderabad Campus of KL Deemed to be University – India’s leading University participated in the Green India Challenge, a noble initiative launched by the honorable Rajya Sabha MP, J Santhosh Kumar. This participation was part of the prestigious Haritha Haram program, initiated by the honorable Chief Minister of Telangana, K. Chandrasekhar Rao, aimed at increasing the green cover in the state.
According to the Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change, the Government of India, Telangana witnessed a remarkable increase in its green cover from 21% to 29% in 2022. This remarkable achievement is a testament to the massive efforts made by the Telangana government and the dedication of individuals like Rajya Sabha MP J Santhosh Kumar.
KLH Hyderabad campus shares the vision of a greener and more sustainable future. The university has taken up the responsibility of tree plantation on a significant scale, keeping in mind the well-being of future generations. Participation in the Green India Challenge is a natural extension of the university’s commitment to environmental conservation and nurturing a harmonious coexistence between humans and nature.
On this momentous occasion, Dr. A Ramakrishna, Principal, KLH Hyderabad campus along with the faculty, staff, and enthusiastic students, gathered to plant saplings. Driven by a deep love for nature, he emphasized the critical role of trees as lifelines for humans and animals alike. He expressed his gratitude to Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao for launching the Haritha Haram program, which aims to increase the green cover to an impressive 33% in Telangana.
The Green India Challenge, a nationwide movement initiated by Rajya Sabha MP J Santhosh Kumar, has gained immense traction since its launch. It encourages individuals, educational institutions, corporate entities, and communities to actively participate in tree plantation drives, thereby contributing to the larger goal of increasing the green cover across the country.
KL Deemed to be University, known for its academic excellence and commitment to societal development, is proud to be associated with the Green India Challenge. By actively participating in this initiative, the university aims to inspire its students and members of the community to embrace their responsibility as caretakers of the environment. Through the act of planting saplings, the university is nurturing a sense of environmental consciousness and instilling a passion for sustainability in the hearts and minds of its students.