Answer: Van Mohotsava is celebrated in first week of July in India.
The festival was first started in 1947 by M.S Randhawa. He was a Punjabi botanist. During this first van mahotsava many plants were planted from 20 July 1947 to 27 July 1947. The event was then undertaken by very famous leaders Dr Rajendra Prasad and Jawaharlal Nehru. The event was started to destress the impact of deforestation on flora and fauna. Since then this annual tree-planting festival is celebrated to promote plantation in India. During this festival thousands of trees are planted and several drives are conducted to increase awareness of forest conversation.
Van Mohotsava which means ‘the festival of trees’ is celebrated in the _____ of July, in India
Van Mohotsava is celebrated in the first week of July in India. The festival is celebrated from 1st July to 7th July. During this festival, thousands of trees are planted all over the country.
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