Telugu actor Nakshatra on Monday planted saplings at Aadarsh Nagar in the city as part of the third phase of Green India Challenge.Nakshatra accepted the challenge after Green India Challenge co-founder Raghava nominated her. Speaking on the occasion, the actor praised Rajya Sabha member Joginapalli Santosh Kumar for spearheading the movement to save nature.
She said she is happy to be part of the great initiative which sends across a social message to people. “Everyone should plant trees to improve green cover in cities,” she said nominating superstar Rajinikanth, senior actor Ramya Krishna and Palasa 1978 director Karuna Kumar as part of the challenge.
Gunfoundry Corporator Mamatha Santosh Gupta and Green India Challenge representative Kishore Goud were present. Nakshatra has appeared as the female lead in movies Rajdooth and Palasa 1978.