In support of the ‘Swachha Bharat Abhiyaan” initiated by PM Modi, Rotary district 3141 has carried out a cleanliness drive. The drive was conducted from September 15 to October 2 with beach cleaning at Chowpatty, Shivaji Park and Juhu beach involving over 1,100 Rotarians and Rotaractors. All railway stations across central and western railways have been adopted by Rotary.
The concluding event was organized at Mumbai Central Station at 2 pm on October 2. Everyone was dressed in Khadi on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. The event focused on emphasizing the importance of maintaining cleanliness and building awareness among the masses. Saaregama finalist Nanu Gurjar and television actor Sumit Nagar charged the crowd with patriotic songs and Vande Mataram slogans. The musical program was conceptualized by Nandini Trivedi. Rotaractors performed skits on ‘Swachha Bharat Abhiyan’ and ‘Say No to Plastic’. Several walls were painted across Mumbai to create awareness on cleanliness.
The drive was launched in the presence of Vijay Singhal, Additional Municipal Commissioner in September.