Bhutan formally enters the Guinness World Record
Individual Certificates were awarded by Her Majesty The Gyalyum Dorji Wangmo Wangchuck at Terma Linca Resort on 24 February 2016. These certificates for each individual participant have been just received from the Guinness World Record Office in London, United Kingdom. Bhutan witnessed a Plantation on 2nd June 2015 by planting 49,672 seedlings in one hour by 100 volunteers from Thimphu. Then too certificates were awarded but to whole groups and agencies including the Royal Government of Bhutan, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests, Staff of SFED, Staff of BEGIN, 100 volunteers, supporter groups and funding agencies as an appreciation for achieving the first time Guinness World Record for Bhutan in plantation breaking the previous record of 40,885 seedlings planted by 100 men in Assam, India.