Almost 39,000 people took part in the Forest Cleanup nationwide campaign on 17 October, BelTA learned from the press service of the Forestry Ministry.
“38,852 volunteers took part in the nationwide campaign. The initiative was most actively supported in Gomel Oblast (8,306 volunteers) and Mogilev Oblast (7,465). Volunteers worked at 2,288 venues throughout the country,” the press service said.
Taking part in the campaign were schoolchildren, students, labor collectives, as well as...