Forests cover about one third of the world’s land mass. International Day of Forests reminds and promotes the importance of forests and trees in our lives. Forests Day was observed at Uzhavoor region of KSSS along with Men’s Group cluster meeting. The program was inaugurated by Fr. Bins Chethalil (Secretary, KSSS). Class was led by Mr. Sibi (Programme Officer, Pala Social Welfare Society) on Forestry, promoting farming, Leadership and formulation of action plan.

Later as part of the celebrations tree saplings were planted by Fr. Luke Poothrakayil (Vicar of Sacred Heart Church, Monipally) and tree-saplings were distributed among the 52 participants.