SMVDU Katra, July 2019. Tree Plantation and Adoption Drive took place at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU), Katra. The program was organized by the School of Business and NSS as a part of the Orientation program of the fresh students to motivate the students to plant and adopt a tree. More than 300 saplings were planted in the University premises. The saplings were provided by the DFO, Reasi, Mr. Anil Attri, who also participated in this drive along with Dr. Saurabh, Head, SoB, Dr. Anil Tiwari, Head, SoP, Dr. Jyoti Sharma, Dr. Sushil K. Mehta, Dr. Sumantha Sarthi Sharma and Dr. Rashi Taggar. Tree plantation and adoption is an attempt to protect the environment by taking care of the sapling to help it grow into a healthy tree.