Imphal: “Paint and reuse the waste”, an initiative of Imphal East District Administration towards cleanliness of porompat DC road as a part of Solid Waste Management drive of the district was conducted on Saturday at Panchayat Bhavan, DC ofice complex, Porompat in collaboration with Imphal Art College.
The programme was a run up activity to the Silver Jubilee Celebration of the creation of Imphal East District.
The bitumen barrels are generally treated as waste once emptied. Such so called waste has been panted for re-use. Towards Green initiative, trees will be planted on such painted barrels.
A total of 26 students of the art college painted on bitumen barrels and the painted barrels would be kept alongside the Porompat DC road for beautification and awareness purpose.
The programme was graced by Khumanthem Diana Devi, deputy commisioner, Imphal East in presence of Shamim Ahmad Shah, ADC, Imphal East, Hemanta Kumar, Principal, Imphal Art College, teachers of Imphal Art College and staff of DC Office Porompat.