Andhra Pradesh

‘Love nature and it will take care of you’

Ashish Vidyarthi examining local seeds in Visakhapatnam on Friday.

Ashish Vidyarthi examining local seeds in Visakhapatnam on Friday.  

Actor-activist Ashish Vidyarthi visits terrace gardens in city

“Trees are the lungs for every living organism on earth and we need to protect them for our good,” said actor, environmentalist and social activist Ashish Vidyarthi here on Friday.

The actor was in the city as part of his tour of north-coastal AP and was visiting a terrace garden set up by Paryavarana Margadarsi Vaisakhi (PMV), an NGO working on environment issues.

Mr. Vidyarthi was pleased to see an elaborate display of medicinal, vegetable and aromatic plants being grown on a terrace. He also appreciated the efforts being taken by PMV to save sparrows from extinction.

Mr. Vidyarthi was accompanied by social activist Bolisetty Satyanarayana, actor Sailesh, J.V. Ratnam of Green Climate and representatives of PMV.

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