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World Bamboo Day observed at Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute

Specially grown walking bamboo seedlings distributed to KFDC

Planting and distribution of bamboo seedlings marked the observance of World Bamboo Day at the Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute (JNTBGRI) at Palode near here on Wednesday.

Prakashkumar, Director, JNTBGRI, inaugurated the event by distributing specially grown walking bamboo seedlings to the Kerala Forest Development Corporation (KFDC). Hardened offsets of five new bamboo species collected from Nagaland and Assam were planted at the bambusetum.

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