KVK-Swachh Bharat Awareness Campaign at Swedeshnagar

Port Blair
26 Jul 2017

Swadeshnagar. ICAR-Krishi Vigyan Kendra (CIARI), North & Middle Andaman organised “Swatchh Bharat” awareness programme on July 26 at Primary School, Duke Nagar. The programme was attended by Shri Jayanta Nag, Pradhan, Shri Prasanta Biswas, Up Pradhan and PRI members Swadeshnagar panchayat,  Smt. Ilabati Biswas, Teacher In-Charge, Dr. B. L. Kasinath, Senior Scientist & Head, KVK, N & M Andaman and others. During this programme, Dr. B. L. Kasinath highlighted the importance of clean and litter free environment for our healthy life and requested the farmers and farmwomen to maintain their surrounding clean and hygienic. Speaking on occasion, Dr. Shailesh Kumar, SMS (Fisheries) talked about Swachh Bharat mission and discussed the steps to maintain litter-free environment.  Shri Jayanta Nag spoke about the schemes of Government of India and requested the participant  to maintain our village as open deification free zone. Dr. Pooja Kapoor, SMS (Home Science) told the farmers that maintaining our home and cooking area clean leads us to a healthy life for realising our full potential. Later on, all the participants of the programme, PRI-member and KVK staff cleaned the premises of Primary School, Duke Nagar. A total of 16 farmers and farmwomen participated in the programme.