Mangaluru, Feb 02, 2019: Day to day Campaigns of Ramakrishna Mission (RKM) Swacchata Jan Samparka Abhiyan were carried out at various places in Mangalore through January About 24 Abhiyan were carried out by 24 different groups attended by more than 2000 people. Till date 1500 people have registered their names for Pot-compost with the Ashrama.
District Small Scale Industries Association: In association with Netravathi Lions Club and Leo club at Yeyyadi, District Small Scale Industries Association hosted a Jan Sampark Abhiyan.Jyothi Shetty and Mandakini Upadhyaya were guests. Sadananda Upadhyaya coordinated the programme.
Zilla Panchayat: Pot Compost Demo was held at D K Zilla Panchayat Netravathi Hall. Sri Umanath Kotekar, Co-ordinator of the Abhiyan speaking on the occasion said , “If every Govt. employee manages his household waste in his house using the pot-compost method he can motivate others too in this regard.” Naveen Konaje anchored the programme.
Sri Subrahmanya Sabha Balaga: Jan Sampark Abhiyan programme was held at Subrahmanya Sabha Sadana at Karangalpady. Coordinator Srikanth Rao, President of Subrahmanya Sabha Harshakumar Kedige and other members were present.
Havyaka Sabha: Abhiyan was arranged for the members of Havyaka Sabha at Sri Bharathi College in Nanthoor. Dr Rajendra Prasad spoke about significance of cleanliness.
Akashavani: Special programme was arranged for the staff and employees of Kadri Akashavani. Assistant Director of Akashavani, Smt. Ushalatha Sarapady was the guest. Umanath Kotekar spoke about the Swacch Mangaluru Abhiyan. Shyamparasad anchored the programme.
Adarsha Friends Association: Programme was arranged at Adarsha Friend’s Hall in Chilimbi . Kshema: Wet waste management demo was held for the doctors & staff of Dr K S Hegde Medical College at Deralakatte. Dr Sateesh Bhandary, Vice Chancellor of Nitte University was the chief guest. Dr Satish Rao briefed about the Swacchata Abhiyan. Sachin Shetty gave the demonstration of pot compost. Dr Shashikumar coordinated the programme.
Mahila Okkoota: Jan Sampark Abhiyan was held at Mahila Okkoota hall in Urwa Stores. Chanchala Tejomaya, President of Mangalore Taluk Mahila Okkoota, Anuradha, Shailaja Satish and many other homemakers attended the programme.
Lee well Heights Flat Owners Association: Wet waste management demo was held at Lee well Heights Apartments in Mulihithlu. Umanath Kotekar urged the flat owners to start using the pot compost to manage their house hold waste. Paton Dsouza anchored the programme.
During January 2019, Swacchata Jan Samparka Abhiyan efforts progressd In : PaduPanambur: In association with PaduPanambur Village Panchayat, Life Insurance Corporation Limited: Pot Compost demo was held at Hampankatta LIC office, Rotary Club, Art of Living Team, Sphoorti Mahila Mandali, at Koragajja Hall in Padavinangady, Panambur Mogaveera Sabha at Anganavadi centre of Chitrapura, Spandana Friends Circle at Sri Vishnumoorthi Temple in Kulai.; J C I in Surathkal. Patanjali Yoga shikshana samiti Nandaneshwara Region at Bhajana Mandira in Kulai; Nagarika Samithi Kulai at Sri Venkataramana Higher Primary School. Patanjali Yoga Shikshana Samithi Chitrapura at Sri Krishna Bhajana Mandira.
Mangalore City Corporation: Pot Compost Demo was held at Mangalore City Corporation. Madhu Manohar of MCC stressed on the importance of pot compost. Suresh Shetty spoke about cleanliness. Nallur Sachin Shetty gave the demo. Representatives from about 75 self-help groups attended the programme.
Further at, Hindu Vidyadayini Sangha Suratkal at Vidyadayini Higher Primary School at Idya. Brindavana Nagara Hitavedike at Sri Raghavendra Mutt in Hosabettu.
MRPL is sponsoring the daily Abhiyans.
For Information : Contact: 9448353162 ( Swami Ekagamyananda, Convener, Ramakrishna Mission Swacchata ABhiyan)