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Feb 25 2017 (The Daily Star, Bangladesh) - Abdus Samad Sheikh, 60, cannot sleep peacefully at night if he doesn’t plant a tree every day.
Samad, who lives in Vagondanga village in Aliabad union in Faridpur Sadar upazila has planted around 50,000 trees over the past 48 years. A nature lover by passion, Samad earns around Tk 100 every day by pulling rickshaw in Faridpur, which he spends on buying essentials for his family and at least one plant a day.
To know more about this passionate tree lover watch the video from Star Live!
This story was originally published by The Daily Star, Bangladesh
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