Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan planted Peepal, Banyan and Neem saplings in the Smart City Garden. Khajuraho MP V.D. Sharma, renowned cricket commentator Sushil Doshi, Chief General Manager, State Bank of India Bhopal Circle Binod Mishra, Group Editor
of Patrika Media Group Bhuvnesh Jain, journalist Suresh Sharma and his family members were also participated in the plantation programme.
Peepal is a shady tree which purifies the environment. It has religious and Ayurvedic significance. Banyan tree is also called ‘Vat Vriksh’ or Bad locally has religious significance.
According to Ayurveda, it is possible to cure many diseases from the banyan tree. Neem is known as the supreme medicine rich in very useful and antibiotic elements.