NSS units of BBK DAV College for Women organized an awareness lecture on “Swachhta”, reinforcing the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan which was launched to achieve total sanitation and cleanliness by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi in 2014. On this occasion, Ms. Priyanka, Community Facilitator, Municipal Corporation, Amritsar, marked her presence as the resource person.
In her address, Ms. Priyanka laid emphasis on how to alleviate the problem of plastic use and improve solid waste management. She added that generating awareness and behavior change are indispensable factors in the making of missions such as Swachh Bharat Abhiyan successful. While concluding her speech, she hoped that the volunteers would implement these lessons into their real life as well.
Principal Dr. Pushpinder Walia felicitated the entire NSS team on the successful conduct of the event and also motivated the students to promote sanitation and cleanliness in life.
On this occasion, Ms. Surbhi Sethi and Ms. Priya Sharma, NSS Programme Officers, along with other team members namely Dr. Harminder Singh, Dr. Sahil Gupta and Ms. Ravinderpal Kaur were also present.
The event concluded with a vote of thanks proposed by Ms. Surbhi Sethi.