Ludhiana: A vertical garden is being installed at gurudwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha at Sarabha Nagar under the aegis of Rohit Mehra , IRS and Geetanjali Mehra , the green couple of India and in collaboration with FICCI Flo Ludhiana Chapter under its Abhimaan Social welfare initiative and the gurudwara organising committee under the leadership of its President, S Jaspal Singh Thukral.
Mannat Kothari , Chairperson, Flo Ludhiana & Mrs Aman Sandhu , Flo Abhimaan Head met the Gurudwara President,Jaspal Singh Thukral & his committee members and initiated this project.The gurudwara authorities were very kind and gracious to offer full support in this green project.
A seed ball drive was also organised wherein for the first time in the history of India , seed balls prepared under the guidance of Mrs.Geetanjali Mehra will be distributed as langar parshad.
This green initiative was inaugurated by Mr Rohit Mehra , IRS on July 14,2020 on the solemn occasion of Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Harikrishan Sahib ji and attended by prominent personalities namely, Mrs Geetanjali Mehra, S Jaspal Singh Thukral, S Amarjeet Singh , S Charandeep Singh , S Jagdeep Singh , Dr Bajaj, Bibi Ravinder Kaur , prominent businessman Mr Gopi Kothari,Mr Amit Kothari , senior lawyer, Mr Harpreet Sandhu, Mrs Monika Chaudhary, Flo Past Chaiperson, Mrs Mannat Kothari , Flo Immediate Chairperson and Mrs Aman Sandhu, amongst others.
This also marked the launch of two more micro forests to be developed under the Ficci Flo Green Drive along with the vertical garden and seedball initiative in an attempt to increase the green cover of the industrial town of Ludhiana.
Ficci Flo Ludhiana Chapter is highly grateful to Gurudwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha , Sarabha Nagar organising committee for giving them an opportunity to be a part of this green initiative.