Delhi lost over 78,000 trees in last decade

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In the last decade, over 78,000 trees have been cut in the national capital, the Delhi Assembly was informed on Friday. In a written reply, Environment Minister Imran Hussain informed the House that in compensatory plantation, about 10 lakh saplings have been planted in the city. Between 2008 and 2018, the North Forest Department has chopped 16,235 trees, the South …