Verdant vision

Firdos Cambatta’s initiative has resulted in a green cover for the 23-acre Doongerwadi property in Ahmedabad
Parinaz Gandhi

He sows so that others reap. In the last 25 years, The Serenity Trust that Firdos Cambatta founded with his wife Yasmin has been endeavoring to create awareness and conserve natural heritage through environmental education in Ahmedabad. His latest efforts have resulted in changing the landscape of 100,000 sq m of Ahmedabad Parsi Panchayat’s (APP) Doongerwadi property following the plantation of over 30,000 trees and creating three water bodies. "His single-minded purpose of creating a green cover for the Doongerwadi has brought back in abundance, good health and oxygen to the otherwise starved industrial area of Vatva,” noted APP president Brig......

To read the entire article, you must be a Parsiana subscriber.

Already Subscribed? Sign in

Subscribe now to get Full Access