Secretary of Department of Youth Affairs Usha Sharma and Secretary of Department of Sports Sujata Chaturvedi on Friday partook in Clean India drive in Delhi's Chanakyapuri, alongside volunteers and under this drive, Usha Sharma said that they have set the objective of gathering 75 lakh kg squander, essentially plastic waste with the help and willful support of residents.
Talking on the event, Sharma said that the Department of Youth Affairs, under the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in recognition of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsava, is arranging a cross country Clean India Program from October 1, 2021, to October 31, 2021. The program is being coordinated in 6 Lakh towns of 744 Districts the nation over through the organizations of Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS), subsidiary Youth Clubs and National Service Scheme (NSS) associated foundations.
Secretary of the Department of Youth Affairs further said that through this uber drive, we have set the objective of gathering 75 Lakh kg squander essentially plastic waste with the help and willful support of residents, the authority discharge said.
"Individuals of all segments of the general public are adding to this program and making this program a People's Movement through Jan Bhagidari," she said.
Secretary of Department of Sports Sujata Chaturvedi said that through this program, we are attempting to change the mentality of individuals, its main when individuals comprehend the significance of tidiness that they make a propensity for it, the authority explanation said.
Clean India is a young driven program being coordinated through the organizations of NYKS, associated Youth Clubs and NSS partnered establishments just as a cross-segment of different partners.
Explicit sections of the populace like strict bodies, educators, corporate bodies, TV and film entertainers, ladies' gatherings and others are likewise partaking in the Clean India Program on a specific assigned day to show their fortitude for the purpose and make it a public development. The Cleanliness Drives are being embraced at notable/famous areas and areas of interest, for example, vacationer places, transport stands, rail line stations, public roadways and instructive organizations.
Swacchta Abhiyan was begun by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2014 and from that point forward, striking progress can be seen in such manner. The Clean India Program is a continuation of the drive initiated by the Prime Minister with recharged concentration and responsibility. It is normal that with the aggregate endeavors of youth and compatriot and backing from all partners, India will without question leave on neatness drives and make better everyday environments for its resident. (ANI)