The ITTA-PDY recently participated in “Swachh Bharat”- Clean India program that was conducted by Vigneshwara Higher Secondary School which is situated in the industrial area of Sedrapet, 14km from Puducherry.
The school had aptly chosen Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday as the right day to fulfill his dream envisioned of that of a clean India. Besides, to educate school children as “Cleanliness is next to Godliness” and Health is wealth” and to create awareness to the industry surrounded village sedrapet’s living populace.
Clean India program otherwise known officially as Swachh Bharat Abhiyan was inaugurated by Usdu constituency’ MLA Theepainthan and encouraged all participants inclusive of 500 school children, teachers, ITTA-Members to continue clean the Sedrapet in and around the area.
Sederapet, loading and unloading association’ leader Nagaratnam supported with the help of his members. Villianoor commissioner Arumugam arranged vehicles to remove all the collected garbage. PamagalKavithai, governmental doctor not only helped himself cleaning the area with his fellow staff and sprayed bleaching power around the area.
President of the ITTA-PDY association Arun Subbu Rangan, Secretary Prabhakar and CONFED-EC Jaypaul and senior member Kandasamy and the program co-ordinator D. SoundaraPandian delivered a speech about the importance of keeping our surrounding clean in order to achieve the “Swachh Bharat” – Clean India that leads to healthy life where we live in.
To Support the Noble cause of “Swachh Bharat” and to join hands with the School, the forum had given necessary materials such as Cap, Gloves, Mouth Mask, Broomsticks, Dustbin etc. and participated along with the young students and cleaned the Sedrapet surrounded area.
The Clean India program has created substantial level of awareness not only for all the students but for the public as well.