The Arjun tree which is also known as Kumbuk in Sinhala language is a local tree that is usually utilized as wood. Kumbuk trees seen a lot across Sri Lanka, and usually found growing on river banks or near dry river beds.
Baddegama Women’s Economic Development Foundation, Baddegama Police Station Community Policy Committee and Christian Deva Boys’ School Environmental Groups planting Kumbuk trees on both sides of the Gingaga on 10.03.2020 under the Gingaga Valley Community Based Environmental Management Program. The program was conducted by the Community Organization Development Center. Some of the photos shown below.