COMMANDER-in-Chief of Defence Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing planted a tree at the third
tree-planting ceremony organised by the families of the Office of the Commander-in-Chief (Army, Navy, Air) in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday.
The ceremony took place near the Yezin dam in Zeyathiri township, with Senior General Min Aung Hlaing planting a star flower tree and his wife Daw Kyu Kyu Hla planting a Gangaw (ironwood) tree.
Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Commader-in-Chief (Army) Vice Senior General Soe Win, Union ministers, senior military officers and their wives also planted trees at the designated places.
Altogether, 5,000 teak trees were planted at the third tree-planting ceremony.
Similar ceremonies took place at respective military commands the same day with the families of the commands planting 384,045 trees of various kinds.