Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday planted a mango sapling in the Ayurvedic Gyan Kendra in Cantt area of Pachmarhi. Chief Minister Chouhan plants saplings every day. During the plantation, Culture and Tourism Minister Usha Thakur, Tribal Affairs and Scheduled Caste Welfare Minister Meena Singh, MP Rao Uday Pratap Singh, MLA Piparia Thakur Das Nagvanshi, State President Kisan Morcha Darshan Singh Choudhary, Madhav Singh Agrawal and public representatives were present.
Mango is a very useful, long-lived, dense and large tree, which occurs extensively from Kanyakumari in the south of India to the foothills of Himalayas in the north and from Punjab in the west to Assam in the east. According to botanical classification, mango is a tree of the Anacardiaceae family.