KARACHI: Special Assistant on Youth Affairs Usman Dar has invited opposition parties to participate in the plantation drive on August 9 so the nation could see how much patriotic they are.
Addressing a news conference in Islamabad on Wednesday, Special Assistant on Youth Affairs Usman Dar says Tiger Force volunteers will fully participate in tree plantation campaign on Tiger Force Day to be observed on ninth of the next month.
He said the Tiger Force volunteers will plant one million saplings across the country on that day.
The Special Assistant said the forest department will identify the sites of tree plantation, and the Tiger Force volunteers in collaboration with the district administration will plant the saplings.
He said a Tiger Force App has been launched to empower the Tiger Force.
The Special Assistant said one million youth have been registered under Tiger Force, and the government has so far benefited from three hundred thousand volunteers.
He said these volunteers have played an important role during the Coronavirus crisis. He said the services of Tiger Force are being lauded at the international level.
He paid rich tributes to the whole team of NCOC and urged the opposition to laud the services of it adding that from day one, the opposition parties are doing propaganda against the tiger force.