Imphal: Tribal affairs and hills minister Vungzagin Valte on Friday launched Clean India Campaign with the theme ‘Clean India, Safe India’ at District Training Centre, Tuibong.
As the mind, body and environment are interconnected one needs to have a clean mind, body to have a clean environment, the minister said.
Clarifying the ADC Bill row, the minister said the concerned department has to consult all stakeholders, the law department on the legal aspect and the office of the Advocate General. The Bill seeks to ‘repeal’ the Manipur (Hill Areas) District Councils Act, 1971, which is the principal bill, created more complication. A committee has been constituted in this regard and the bill will undergo careful examination according to the due process of the law, he said.
Urging the people to participate in the Clean India campaign, the minister informed them to make good use of the vehicles and machinery with ADC to clean the town and to instill awareness and feeling of pride among the people.