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Axis Bank Limited launched a ‘Plant a Sapling’ campaign called RootForPlanet involving its 687 branches using seven thousand volunteers to plant saplings across 24 centres of the country starting at 7.30 am and ending at 6.30 pm on Sept 19, 2015. They chose 24 varieties of trees from fruit saplings like chikoo, jamun, guava, mango to Arjun, teak, mahogany, flowering trees like parijat, laburnum, gulmohur, others like neem, silver oak, banyan etc. The total number saplings planted in the day was 1,27,199.