Evergreen City Trivandrum Will Soon Become an Eco-Friendly City!

The long-term goals include creating a culture of eco-friendly living. A detailed blue-print for the implementation of the project will be submitted to the District Collector by the end of this month.

The evergreen city Trivandrum will soon go even greener as authorities are formulating a comprehensive plan for the transformation of Trivandrum City into a green haven.

The team is led by District Sub-Collector Divya S. Iyer, who is also the district-level cell co-ordinator of the State government’s Haritha Keralam project. Apart from making the capital green and beautiful, the plan intends to inspire a love for nature and agriculture among the citizens said Dr.Iyer.

Apart from making the capital green and beautiful, the plan intends to inspire a love for nature and agriculture among the citizens said Dr.Iyer.

The plan will focus on three primary Short term objectives which are conservation and rejuvenation of water resources, spread of organic farming and promotion of sanitation and hygiene. The project also includes renovation of ponds and wells, recharging of ground water, and rainwater harvesting. The organic farming drive will promote the cultivation of fruits and vegetables in homesteads in order to reduce the dependence pesticide-infected products.

Another objective is to plant more trees to increase the green cover. For this planting of saplings will also be undertaken. Suchitwa Mission will lead the sanitation and hygiene activities. The long-term goals include creating a culture of eco-friendly living

Another objective is to plant more trees to increase the green cover. For this planting of saplings will also be undertaken.

A detailed blue-print for the implementation of the short-term and long-term goals of the project will be submitted to the District Collector by the end of this month.

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