Bishnupur, September 15, 2017: The launching programme of Swachhta Hi Seva and pledge taking ceremony of it of the district of Bishnupur was held today at the Kiyamba Ningshing Shanglen, Bishnupur. The programme was held by the District Water and Sanitation Committee, Bishnupur PHE Division and Bishnupur District Swachh Bharat Mission (G) Co-ordinating Committee. This observation starts from 15th September and will end on 2nd October all over the country.
The chief guest of the function was Shri L Radhakishore, Hon’ble MLA of Oinam AC and Chairman of Manipur Pollution Control Board. Bishnupur DC Shri Bobby Waikhom and Mayor of Bishnupur Municipal Council (BMC), Shri L Maniyaima were the president and guest of honour of the function respectively.
As a part of the function, the Swachhta Hi Seva pledge was taken by the gathering, headed by the dignitaries.
In his speech, the Deputy Commissioner appealed the public to take a collective effort and responsibility for maintaining cleanliness starting from each household. He also suggested for ‘convergence’ approach from different department to achieve the ultimate goal of a clean and hygienic India.