Ncell’s ‘greening of Ring Road’ inauguratedUnder this project, Ncell has contributed to tree plantation besides landscaping, ensuring the maintenance of the green belt, the company said in a statement.
The Ring Road’s Green Belt built and maintained by Ncell Axiata Limited as a part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative was inaugurated on Tuesday.
The company has been taking up the responsibility for building and maintaining the greening of the Koteshwar-Kalanki stretch in collaboration with the Department of Forest and Soil Conservation. Mayor of Lalitpur Metropolitan City Chiri Babu Maharjan, Director General of the Department of Foreign and Soil Conservation Rajendra KC and CEO of Ncell Andy Chong inaugurated the green belt amid a special function on Tuesday.
Under this project, Ncell has already completed landscaping and building the green belt area and has been maintaining greenery in the 10.2 km stretch.
The project has transformed the stretch into an exemplary green area, fostering the clean and green Ring Road. Under this project, Ncell has contributed to tree plantation besides landscaping, ensuring the maintenance of the green belt, the company said in a statement. Ncell will take care of the green belt until 2024 with an aim to greatly benefit the people, community, and the environment.
Addressing the inauguration, CEO Chong said, “We are delighted to contribute towards a healthy environment for people and community in line with the government’s objectives linked with Sustainable Development Goals and our Axiata Group’s aspiration of Net-zero carbon.”