Bollywood, Megastar Amitabh Bachchan participated in Green India Challenge by planting saplings at Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad on tuesday.
The Green India Challenge is founded by Rajya Sabha MP Joginipally Santosh Kumar in expanding the green cover across Telangana and the country.
However, the star asked Santosh Kumar about this challenge and who inspired him to take up this initiative, how plants are cared for, tended even after years of plantation and expressed his happiness at the results.
Apparently, The MP said, he was surprised to know that GIC planted three crore saplings recently on the occasion of the birthday of Telangana’s minister for municipal administration and urban development K. T. Rama Rao. “It was certainly a mammoth task, and I am in awe of their dedication and commitment towards the environment”.
In addition to this, As per the sources, The Superstar congratulated GIC for entering into Guinness Book of World Records with a massive plantation of 2 crore seed balls within an hour.
Moreover, The actor added, “I have always been aware of Green India Challenge but taking part in this is a great privilege. I wish very best to Shri Joginipally Santosh Kumar in taking this great work forward,”