Bhopal, May 12, 2017 (Ataullah Faizan): Chief Secretary Mr. Basant Pratap Singh today reviewed the preparations for the tree plantation programme on both the banks of Narmada on July 2. It was told that saplings will be made available at district level though nurseries by the Forest Department for the tree plantation programme. Collector will coordinate the activities related to the tree plantation at the district level. Saplings would be planted along the banks of the Narmada besides the villages and cities near the river, Nagar Panchayats, Gram Panchayat Bhavan, Schools, Colleges, Hospitals, Veterinaries, Anganwadis and all government premises. The Chief Secretary instructed to ensure participation of all government officers- employees in the tree plantation programme. It was told that participation of school and college students and social and non-government organizations would be encouraged. Among those present at the meeting were Additional Chief Secretary Panchayat and Rural Development Mr. R.S Julaniya, Additional Chief Secretary Forest Mr. Deepak Khandekar, Additional Chief Secretary Energy Mr. Iqbal Singh Bains and officials of all departments.