Gangtok, October 2 (IPR): Governor Shri Ganga Prasad along with Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang attended the ‘Swachhahta Hi Seva’ a Cleanliness Drive at the premises of Ganesh Tok on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, today.
The programme was organized by Rural Development Department, Sikkim Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (SIRD&PR) and the Urban Development Department celebrating Swachh Bharat Diwas and also as a part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav.
The cleanliness drive with the theme Swachhata hi Seva was carried out at Ganesh Tok premises covering an area of approximately 100 meters.
The drive was also attended by Cabinet Ministers, MLA, Member of Parliament Lok Sabha, Chief Secretary, DGP, Principal Secretaries and Secretaries from different departments, DC East and officials from the concerned departments.
School students and volunteers from the Association of Sustainable Water Conservation and Environment Protection (NGO) also participated.