Mangan, 12th August (IPR): As per the press communiqué received from District Coordinator, Rural Development Department, North Sikkim informs that as a part of the ongoing programme “Gandagi Mukta Bharat” which commenced on 8th August at all four Block Administrative Centre i.e. Mangan, Kabi, Passingdang and Chungthang of North Sikkim conducted various activities.
On August 9th, 2020 a campaign led by village panchayats for collection and segregation of single use plastic was carried out.
On August 10th Whitewash/cleaning of the public structure was done and August 11th wall painting with sanitation and hygiene messages in villages was conducted.
All four BAC’s under North District have been observing a weeklong campaign in “Gandagi Mukti Bharat(GMB) by following all necessary COVID-19 precautions.
Today, Tree Plantation activities were undertaken by all B.A.C’s detail are as under:
Cleaning and sanitization of Panchayat Bhawan of kabi Rongpa and Lingchom GPU were undertaken along with Tree Plantations at Navey Shotak GPU and BAC Kabi.
Tree Plantation activity was carried out at Mangshila-Tibuk GPU in presence of Panchayat President and public. More than 50 saplings were planted at Ramthang-Tenek GPU in coordination with Forest Department of Phodong territory.
All the GPU under BAC Passingdong initiated Plastic Freedom challenge.
All the GPU and DZUMSA under BAC also observed the same, Tree Plantations were carried ahead in all vacant places of the villages.