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Tendulkar, Laxman take up "Green Challenge" to plant saplings

Press Trust of India  |  Hyderabad 

Veteran cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman have taken up "Green Challenge" of planting saplings following an invite from Telangana IT K T Rama

"Telangana Chief K Chandrasekhar Rao's brainchild, Haritha Haram, is being noticed at a national level. The latest prominent personalities to participate in Haritha Haram are former Indian players Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman," a state government release said here today.

The has recently invited Tendulkar and Laxman, among others, to the "Green Challenge."

Under the "Haritha Haram" (green necklace) campaign which began three years ago, the has taken up a massive plantation drive across the state.

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First Published: Sat, July 28 2018. 21:47 IST
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