Fuel Wood Production to Combat Energy Crisis in Punjab

An area of 350 acres was planted during 2012-13 which is being maintained 1.936 million plants has planted under this scheme which will not only increase forest cover but also help in dicreasing the envirnmental pollution besides providing clean air to local papollation. It will also creat employment oppertunities for un skilled persons. The period of this activity is 2012-13 to 2015-16.