Green Brigadier who provided information on people who hit the neem tree: Forest dept imposed heavy fines
The forest department imposed heavy fines on people who hit the neem tree
An eighth grader who acted responsibly and complained
Hyderabad: Locals in Saidabad have hit a huge neem tree that is obstructing the construction of a house. In addition to knocking down a forty-year-old neem tree at night, attempts were also made to move the timber so that the landmarks could not be seen and to burn the tree landmarks.
An eighth grade student who noticed the incident at dawn called the Forest Department toll free number (1800 425 5364). He introduced himself as the Green Brigadier and asked for action against those who hit a large tree near their home.
Forest Department officials(East) who conducted the investigation confirmed the tree felling without permission. Those responsible were fined Rs 62,075 and charged. The boy who acted responsibly and complained was congratulated by the forest department officials.