State Swachh Bharat office inaugurated at Dimapur


Dimapur, March 19: National Convenor of Swachh Bharat, Yashwant Singh Darbar who is also the National Vice President of ST Morcha and Director of Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation Ltd., Government of India (TRIFED) today inaugurated the State Swachh Bharat office at NST Colony, Dimapur after a dedication was offered by Pastor Aba Khesoh of Faithway Church.
He was accompanied by Veronica TK Savanai, National social media committee convenor and ST Morcha convenor of Swachh Bharat Manipur and Akshay Shah, NGOs forum representative. The team was here as part of North East Swachh Bharat Abhiyan tour programme.
Yashwant Singh held meeting with Minister of PHE Jacob Zhimomi and later a meeting with State office bearers, State frontals, District Swachh Bharat committees at Saramati Hotel where Awan, Dimapur District Swachh Bharat committee convenor chaired the meeting and State convenor Imsu welcomed the guests. Veronica explained in detail the National Swachh Bharat programme and highlighted the efforts all over the country particularly in the North east.
A BJP release said the National convenor spoke at length of the Prime Minister’s determined efforts to keep the nation clean. He explained the various efforts already undertaken nationwide and the programmes that are to be taken up to clean the country. He expressed happiness that party workers of the state are also very involved and striving a lot to achieve the goal of a clean country. On his initiative, a pledge was taken by all the participants to clean one’s own surroundings at least 6 hours a day daily and restrain from littering as well as prevent others from doing so.
He called upon all to be a part of clean India campaign and asked to participate in the mass cleanliness programme on March 20 from 6 am to 9 am at Dimapur Civil Hospital and the surroundings of Dimapur Commerce college and thereafter to an interactive programme on Swachh Bharat with government departments, Dimapur Municipal, NGOs, and other public leaders, party’s State office bearers, State frontals, Swachh Bharat Ambassadors, District Swachh Bharat Abhiyan committee members at 1:30 pm at Tourist Lodge. The visiting team shall also be meeting the Governor.
(Page News Service)