Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh Government has launched three plantation schemes to increase the State’s green cover.

Schemes ‘Sanjha Van-Sanjivani Van’, ‘Apna Van-Apna Dhan’ and ‘Pipal-Bargad Plantation’ are being implemented by the government, the forest department said here in a release on Wednesday.

“The state government has been putting concerted and conscious efforts in the last two years to protect forest wealth and environment,” it said.