Rajouri, December 7
Army organised Swachh Bharat Abhiyan at Mandirgala in Rajouri district, recently. The event was conducted as part of “Swachhata Pakhwada” aimed towards developing sense of hygiene and sanitation in the remote areas of Rajouri district.
The event was to educate students, youth and locals to accomplish the vision of a clean and serene Nation. The drive was structured on the national theme of “Swachh Bharat”. The locals were informed about the policies of Government required to be implemented and restructured around a comprehensive rural sanitation programme. During the drive, it was also conveyed that there is an incentive scheme offered by the government in the form of awards at various levels for maintaining good standards of sanitation and clean environment. Emphasis was also laid on construction and use of toilets and proper garbage disposal. The drive was well received as evident from the large number of participants.