Mangaluru, Aug 02, 2017: MRPL observed two week long Swachh Bharat cleanliness drive inside its premises from July 17 to July 31.
The programme was inaugurated by Shri H Kumar, Managing Director, MRPL on 17 July. A cleanliness drive was also conducted by MRPL employees and their family members and CISF employees around the MRPL township and Ganeshpura, Kaikamba area.
Apart from this, MRPL also conducted awareness campaign in the surrounding schools and colleges. Swachhata Elocution competition was held in Government High School, Soorinje, Govt High School, Katipalla, Govt.High School, Kenjar, Govt.High School, Meenakaliya, Baikampady etc., Various prizes were distributed to the winners.
A talk on cleanliness followed by clean up drive was conducted at Govt. First Grade College, Haleyangadi, Govt PU Girls College, Balmatta, Mangalore, Govindadas College, Surathkal, Shri Narayana Guru Composite PU College, Katipalla etc., Students and NSS volunteers in large numbers participated enthusiastically in the clean up drive. A street play on cleanliness was conducted by the students of Govindadasa College at Surathkal and Katipalla, which was very much appreciated by the general public.
An innovative initiative of carrying out swachhata survey at the schools also was conducted to spread the awareness of cleanliness and the best schools were awarded the prizes.