Staff Reporter

Bangalore: The Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BMP) will distribute nearly one lakh seedlings from September 15 to October 30 as part of the "Vanamahotsav"a celebrations, a press release from the civic body said.

Different varieties of seedlings would be distributed to schoolchildren and citizens, the release said.

The BMP Commissioner K. Jairaj ordered that surroundings of parks be cleared of debris, footpaths in need of repair attended to and trees planted along railway lines.

`Suvarna Bangalore'

This is part of the "Suvarna Bangalore" celebrations of the BMP and would be completed in the next three weeks, the release added.

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