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The Indian government has organized the ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’ 3.0 Campaign to commemorate the 154th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The campaign aims to generate a “Jan Andolan” through community participation and has commenced a special cleanliness drive until October 31, 2023, with active involvement from students, teachers, and the community to spread the message of cleanliness, sanitation, and hygiene in society.
CBSE officers, employees, and affiliated schools have enthusiastically participated in all the events and sanitation activities in the Cleanliness Drive — “Ek Tareekh Ek Ghanta Ek Sath” conducted on October 1, 2023, at 10:00 am. The sites chosen for cleanliness drive activities were garbage vulnerable points, railway tracks and stations, areas surrounding schools, slums, under bridges, market spaces, etc.
As a part of Special Campaign 3.0, CBSE schools have been requested to organize various cleanliness activities under a special cleanliness drive until October 31, 2023, and organize Swachhata Pledge and competitions such as essay/slogan/poem writing, painting, quiz, etc., on cleanliness and hygiene practices in the schools.
The Swachhata Hi Seva campaign is being celebrated from September 15 to October 2, 2023, under the joint aegis of DDWS and MoHUA. The campaign has been celebrated to undertake “Shramdaan” activities with the aim of generating a “Jan Andolan” through the active participation of the community. The campaign has seen 273 cleanliness drives with community participation.
The panchayat decided to hold a cleaning drive under the Swachhata Hi Seva campaign. Students together with the village community participated in the cleaning drive. The Forest Research Institute (FRI) EIACP and DD College conducted a cleanliness drive to celebrate the Swachhta Hi Seva Campaign 3.0. The drive aimed to generate awareness among the students and the community about the importance of cleanliness and hygiene.
IIT Madras organized a cleanliness drive ‘Ek Tareekh Ek Ghanta’ at Elliot’s Beach in Besant Nagar from 10 am to 11 am on October 1, 2023. The drive aimed to create awareness among the public about the importance of cleanliness and hygiene.
In conclusion, the Swachhata Hi Seva 3.0 Campaign is in full swing to achieve the targets set by the Indian government. The campaign aims to generate a “Jan Andolan” through community participation and has commenced a special cleanliness drive until October 31, 2023, with active involvement from students, teachers, and the community to spread the message of cleanliness, sanitation, and hygiene in society. The campaign has seen enthusiastic participation from CBSE officers, employees, and affiliated schools, and various cleanliness activities have been organized under the campaign. The campaign has also seen participation from the public, with various cleanliness drives being organized across the country.
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