Press Release on 26th Sept. 2016
Thematic Cleanliness drive w.e.f 1st - 30th September 2016 Educational Institutional and Tourist Places.
Continuing the Thematic Cleanliness drives being conducted in Educational Institutions and Tourist places w.e.f 01st to 30th September 2016 in view of Govt. Instructions and directions issued by Dr. Manmohan Singh, KAS, Commissioner, JMC. Today on 26/09/2016 Jammu Municipal Corporation conducted a drive in Peer-kho Temple Area Jammu.
The drive was launched by Sh. Neeraj Gupta, Chief Accounts Officer (KAS), Sh. Ranjeet Singh Secretary (KAS), JMC & Dr. Anita Salgotra, Health Officer, JMC besides other supervisory sanitation staff of JMC. Mrs. Shashi Prabha Head Mistress Govt. Primary School Peer-Kho was also present among the other teaching staff and students of the school.
Sufficient number of men and machinery was deployed by Health & sanitation wing / Transport wing for this drive. During this drive the whole peer kho area were thoroughly cleaned. Desilting of drains and deep drains was done. About three vehicles of Garbage and debris was removed with the help of vehicles deployed on the spot.
The students pledged to cooperate the Jammu Municipal Corporation for grand success of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan and
they will also educate the people to use container/dustbins for disposal of garbage.
One of the student namely Miss Kajal Kumari of class 05th Govt. Primary School Peer-Kho was selected as messenger of Swachh Bharat Mission and she will spread the message of Jammu Municipal Corporation among the students of the School to keep the our School as well as the their residential places clean and green.
The Chief Accounts Officer advised the students and teaching staff to spread the message of cleanliness as well as various programmes being launched under Swachh Bharat Mission. Also appealed to cooperate with Jammu Municipal Corporation in keeping Jammu Clean & Green and avoid to use polythene carry bags completely. Always use dustbins / containers installed in their localities for throwing garbage and help JMC to keep the area clean and green.