School Nursery Yojana held to sensitise school children about environmental conservation
Q. Name the scheme launched by the government on 10th Aug’15 to bring students closer to nature by involving them in raising of saplings in school nurseries?- Published on 28 Aug 15
a. Save Mother Earth Scheme
b. School Nursery Yojana
c. Bal Nursery Yojana
d. Tree Plantation Scheme
ANSWER: School Nursery Yojana
Urging every student to plant a tree each, Mr Javadekar said that every school must earmark space to prepare a small nursery where the saplings could be planted. The Minister also presented a sapling and a packet of seeds to students from each school for planting in their school. He exhorted the students to take the grown sapling planted by them along with their annual results to their homes.