As part of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Dhaka Club Limited on Monday distributed t-shirts to the diligent employees of the Forest Department at the HR Sinha Lounge of the club in Dhaka.
Dhaka Club initiated the distribution ceremony marking the National Tree Plantation and Tree Fair 2023, where Dhaka Club President Khandaker Mashiuzzaman (Romel) was present as the chief guest, said a press release.
He eloquently shed light on the global challenge of climate change, highlighting the adverse impact caused by deforestation and the alarming decline of trees. He emphasised the detrimental consequences of deforestation and the alarming decline in the number of trees, underscoring their adverse impact on the environment.
With optimism, he expressed his fervent hope that this initiative would ignite a passion within the Forest Department employees, motivating them to actively engage in afforestation and tree-planting endeavours.
“Last year, Dhaka Club Limited planted 100 trees on this occasion, bringing the total number of trees in the club to 776. The Dhaka Club and its esteemed members have consistently championed diverse social activities, demonstrating their unwavering commitment to the betterment of society. The President extended greetings to all attendees and expressed gratitude for their presence”, he added.
Md Rezaul Karim, director-in-charge of the CSR committee, wishing the success of the ‘National Tree Plantation Campaign’ and ‘Tree Fair 2023’, invited everyone to come together and actively participate in tree-related activities on this occasion.
Dr Emran Kabir Chowdhury, convener of the CSR Committee, Aminur Reza khan (Dulal), HM Murshed, Mr Mohammed Robiul Islam Azad, members, representatives from the Forest Department and club staff among other individuals, were also present at the event.