With the launch of “Swachhta Hi Sewa” campaign by government of India, various activities ,competitions and cleanliness drives were organised from 15th Sep 2017 to 2nd Oct 2017 in the Agra Cantonment area to create awareness regarding cleanliness and its benefits.For this a committee of 5 members was made ,headed by Shri Durgesh Upadhyay with 4 other members .
On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti 2nd Oct , a special programme was organised in the Cantonment Board Office to felicitate students,workers,members etc. who have shown active participation in these activities. Shri Amit Kumar Mishra, Defence Estates Officer was invited as the main chief guest .Ward No. 2 was selected as the “Swachh Ward/Mohalla” in the Cantonment area and Dr. Renu Mahendru(Ward Member) also got the award for this. Shri Kalicharan got the award for the best worker.In other competitions like drawing,essay,slogan etc students of primary,junior and senior groups were awarded for their participation.
At the end of the event Shri M.Venkat Narsimha Reddy, CEO CB Agra thanked everyone for their participation in this event and also convey the message to everyone to adopt the habit of maintaining cleanliness in their daily activities.This programme was coordinated by Dr. Ashok Kumar Sharma, Office Superintendent CB Agra .