Chief Minister’s Tree Plantation Promotion Scheme, Chhattisgarh

To promote environment protection along with increasing income of farmers, panchayats and forest committees  

Chhattisgarh government started Chief Minister’s Tree Plantation Promotion Scheme on June 6, 2021. This launch was announced by Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel virtually. This scheme is mainly launched aiming to protect the environment and increase income of farmers. It also tends to increase the income of panchayats and forest committees. Under the scheme forest department intends to plant about 99 lakh saplings in the state in this year. About 2.27 crore saplings will also be distributed to the residents of the state under this scheme. Incentives will be provided to the farmers for taking up plantation with or without commercial help in the upcoming paddy season.

Scheme Overview:

Scheme name:Chief Minister’s Tree Plantation Promotion Scheme
Scheme Under:Chhattisgarh Government
Launched By:Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel
Launched On:June 6, 2021
Major Objective:To promote environment protection along with increasing income of farmers, panchayats and forest committees
Benefit:Environment Protection along with incentive of Rs. 10,000 to farmers taking up plantation of trees or to the panchayats/ forest committees in case of commercial plantation

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Scheme Objectives and Benefits:

  • The main objective of the scheme is environment protection in the state
  • This scheme will lead to increased income of farmers, panchayats and forest committees in the state
  • Under this scheme about 99 lakhs saplings will be planted in this year
  • About 2.27 crore saplings will be distributed to the citizens for plantation
  • Rules will be eased regarding felling of trees
  • Framers taking up commercial plantation will be given an incentive of Rs. 10,000 per acre of land after one year of successful plantation
  • This scheme will ensure more and more trees are planted thereby leading to environment protection and conservation

Key Points:

  • On June 6, 2021 Chhattisgarh government started a new scheme for promoting tree plantation named Chief Minister’s Tree Plantation Promotion Scheme
  • The launch was announced virtually by Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel
  • This scheme aims at environment protection and conservation in the state
  • It also aims to increase the income of farmers, panchayats and forest committees
  • This scheme will be handled by the forest department in the state
  • Under this scheme about 99 lakhs saplings will be planted in this year and about 2.27 crore saplings will be distributed to the citizens for plantation
  • In case the farmers who have taken paddy crop in kharif year 2020 take up plantation of trees in their available land then after one year of successful plantation, an incentive of Rs. 10,000 per acre will be given to the farmers by the government
  • In case of commercial plantation, the amount available with Panchayats or Forest committees will be used for tree plantation
  • In such case of commercial plantation, after one year of successful plantation an incentive of Rs. 10,000 per acre will be given to the panchayats/ forest committees as concerned
  • This scheme will thereby help to increase the revenue of the farmers/ panchayats/ forest committees
  • Rules regarding the felling of trees will be eased by the government under this scheme
  • Thereby the right to cut and sell trees on the land owned will be given to the concerned party
  • It will aim at creating a balance by planting more trees thereby leading to environment protection.

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