Namchi, 10th August(IPR): The Prime Minister of India Mr. Narendra Modi recently launched ‘Gandagi Mukt Bharat’, which is a special week-long campaign for Swachhata in the run-up to Independence Day, during which each day till 15th August will have special Swachhata initiatives in Urban and Rural India to re-enforce the Jan Andolan for Swachhata.
With regards to the Gandagi Mukt Bharat Sikkip Block in South Sikkim will also follow the prescribed guidelines.
An, E Ratri chaupal with participants from ADC(Dev) Ravangla Mr. Suman Gurung, Namchi Dr. Chandra P. Rai, BDOs and Panchayats were undertaken. Similarly, Sikkim block will shoulder Cleanliness Drive in all Gram Panchayat Units (GPUs), Cleanliness drive by block staff in public places, Wall Painting on COVID-19 and awareness on the virus by Nehru Yuva Kendra volunteers in the respective BACs. The block will also witness tree plantation drive by Gram Panchayat Kendra functionaries in each GPU, Online painting/ essay writing competition among students of schools located at the block will be held. Cleanliness drive of Primary Health Centers and finally Declaration of Open Defecation Free (ODF) plus villages and unfurling of National Flag will be conducted during Independence Day.