TREE PLANTATION DRIVE Go Back Event Date :05 Aug, 2019 Description: Leonara Speyer said, “ The trees are God’s great alphabet: with them he writes in shining green….. across the world his thoughts serene.” Josephites hope to live a green dream by participating in the ‘Tree-Plantation Drive’ on 5th August at Civil Station, Bathinda. This drive was undertaken in commemoration of 550th birth anniversary celebration of Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji. The drive was inaugurated by honorable Deputy Commissioner of Bathinda, Mr. B. Srinavasan who planted the first tree along with Sr. Veena D’Souza, Principal, St. Joseph’s Convent School, Mr. Swaran Singh Sidhu (District Forest Officer) and Mr. Gurpal Singh Dhillon ( Range Forest Officer). 227 Josephites (including 47 NCC candidates) voluntarily planted the trees. Honorable Deputy Commissioner ensured proper cleaning of the area by the Municipal Corporation before the ‘Tree Plantation Drive.’ School authorities are thankful to the parents for encouraging the children to participate in the drive which will help the citizens of Bathinda to breathe clean and pure-air.