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At 9.00 am on behalf of Minconsult our Director Ir. Wan Razali B. Wan Muda gave a short speech and invited The Director of landscape Majlis Bandar Petaling Jaya (MBPJ) Pn. Zuraidah binti Sainan who was attending on behalf of the Dato' Bandar of Petaling Jaya to give a speech and officiate the event after which the Pengarah and our own Director Datuk Ir. Rosaline Ganendra planted the first tree amidst several photographs snapping away. Datuk Ir. Mohamad Razali bin Othman not be left out planted the Plaque to mark the event. The event went as per the schedule and even the ever present mosquitoes could not dampen the participants spirits.
Souvenir and goody bags were presented to the DBPJ officials by our Directors and then everyone present formed teams and planted the rest of the 50 trees before adjourning for the sumptuous Nasi Lemak ayam breakfast and fellowship.
The five (5) species which were planted were Brazi nut (Bertholleha excels); Pokok Dedali (Strombasia Javanica); Khaya senegalensis (Khaya senegalensis); Kelat gelam (Syzygium cerina); Kelat paya (Syzygium oleana). These species are indigenous to the local environment.
Everyone had a great time during the tree planting and fellowship session. The event started and finished on time and was not affected by the downpour that came much later.