Shipping observing ‘Swacchta’ drive from March 16-31
The Ministry of Shipping will
observe "Swacchta Pakhwada" from March 16 to March 31, 2017.
"World Water Day" (March 22) also falls within this fortnight.
All organisations under the
administrative control of the Ministry have been instructed to undertake 33
activities, which mainly includes removing/weeding out of old records and files;
auction and disposal of all unserviceable items; modernising all toilet
complexes in the operational area and cleaning all the toilets;
painting/whitewashing all office buildings and residences with proper colour
code; beautification and cleaning of parks, streets and pavements; placing
dustbins at regular distances; solid waste collection, segregation, sorting and
storage on ships; special cleanliness drive in office premises of the
organisation at regular intervals; plantation in open areas, avenues and
corners, etc., said a release.
News Service - New
Delhi, March 19