Imphal: Tourism minister Oinam Lukhoi Singh on Sunday flagged off ‘Cleanliness Campaign’ held under the theme “Let us join hands and make a dream village” at Konthoujam Lairembi, Konthoujam, Imphal West.
This campaign is supported by North Eastern Council (NEC) under SWACCHTA Scheme and organised by department of tourism.
Lukhoi stresses on the importance of imbibing the concept of cleanliness by all sections of society especially from grassroots level to lead a healthy and prosperous life. He expressed that the SWACCHTA campaign was carried out in line with the vision of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi who led the mass movement for cleanliness to fulfil Mahatma Gandhi’s dream of a clean and hygienic India.
Cleanliness is the essential responsibility of all as clean and healthy society will bring massive development in all sectors, he said.
The minister said his department is always committed with the concept of clean surroundings with a view to attract more tourist from different parts of the world. He appealed all to be part of this cleanliness campaign as it required concerted efforts and should carried out such campaign frequently.
Lukhoi assured that the he will discuss with the CM to include the budget for the development of Konthoujam Lairembi religious site.