Spark Minda Foundation with Rotary Club installs Reverse Vending Machine in Delhi High Court
Spark Minda Foundation (SMF) in collaboration with Rotary club, Panchshila Park, Delhi has set a milestone in societal development by installing the most unique waste recycling machine in Delhi High Court. The installation is the part of Spark Minda Foundation’s CSR initiative to curb plastic pollution in the city and promote sustainable development. A reverse vending machine has been installed near to honourable justice’s office wherein anyone can drop in the plastic bottle and in turn vending machine will reward disposer with one rupee or cash coupon for each bottle.
The inauguration of vending machine has been done by honourable Mr GS Sistani, Justice, High Court Delhi; in presence of Mr MK Pajan, Advisor SMF and Mr AP Gandhi, Director, Minda Corporation Limited who have been actively involved in putting up the vending machine in the High Court premises. One of its kind vending machine is capable of disposing and recycling Plastic Bottles, Aluminum, or steel cans.
Spark Minda Foundation has been enthusiastically participating in one of the most innovative ways of the community up gradation and transformation. Installing of such vending machine will give direct access to everyone in that surrounding to dispose of the plastic waste in the most innovative way. This is one of the first machine being installed by Spark Minda Foundation in Delhi High Court, moreover, the foundation will plan and put up some more such machines in future at different places.
Rotary Foundation/Club has been solving some of the crucial societal issues for more than 110 years now. The group has been taking much-needed actions against most persistent issues like fighting disease, providing clean water and support education and hygiene. Setting up of the waste disposable machine in the high court is a collaborative step ahead for both the organizations to promote sustainability.
Speaking about the initiative, Mrs Sarika Minda, Chairperson, Spark Minda Foundation says “This is for the first time that our group has collaborated with one of the most respectable administrative body. As a group we have always considered societal development as one of the most integral and intrinsic parts of our existence, we are very much delighted that Rotary Club, Panchshila Park has come forward to help in such unique way of developing society at large. We are hopeful that our imitative will bring in a sense of responsibility amongst citizens to keep surroundings clean and support “Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan” of our government.”
Adding to Mrs Minda, Mr Vinay Bhatia, District Governor, Rotary India/Foundation says “We are quite overwhelmed to see societal changes which Spark Minda Foundation has bought till date. It is our privilege to associate with the group for such a mutual effort of placing a waste vending machine in High Court. Rotary Club, Panchshila Park, Delhi has always been supportive and upbeat for promoting smart changes in society, we are hopeful to bring many more such changes in coming days.”