​Pirul Lao Paise Pao Campaign

  • Uttarakhand government has launched 'Pirul Lao-Paise Pao' campaign to prevent forest fires in state.
  • Under the campaign, the local youth and villagers will collect dry Pirul (Pine tree leaves) in the forest and take them to the designated Pirul collection centre. They will be paid Rs 50 per kg, which will be directly transferred to the bank accounts.
  • Pine leaves, growing up to 20-25 centimetres, are highly inflammable when dry. The pine corn, called Chaita in the local language, is a major cause of spreading fire in the ....
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