Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan planted Cassia, Banyan and Neem saplings in Smart City Park located in Shyamala Hills. Along with planting saplings, everyone also did shramdaan.
Along with Chief Minister Chouhan, members of Gulmohar G- Van Bhagini Mandal Sanstha, Indrakshi Amar, Seema Singh, Neeta Thakur, Smita Nandi and Geeta Rawat also planted saplings. Senior journalists Ravindra Jain, Mamta Jain, Avichal Jain, Himani Jain, Dinesh Jain and Amit Jain also planted saplings. Family members also brought little baby Vibhan along with them and gave the message of environmental protection. Chief Minister Chouhan blessed Vibhan.
Banyan has religious medicinal importance. According to Ayurveda, the treatment of many diseases is possible with the help of Banyan leaves, bark etc. Immunity increases by drinking its decoction. Similarly, neem rich in antibiotic elements is known as a medicine. The bark and leaves of Cassia Javanica are used in the preparation of Ayurvedic medicines.