Wednesday, February 27, 2008

Cleanliness drive

District Administrative Centre (East) conducted a cleanliness drive from White Hall complex to Ranipool on February 26 with an objective to promote hygiene awareness amongst the people. The cleanliness drive was carried out at different places of Gangtok and Ranippol like Lal Bazaar area, Zero Point area and others.
Urban Development and Housing Department, Forest Department, Civil Defence, NGOs and social workers of Gangtok took part in the drive. During the drive, Mr. Vishal Chauhan, District Magistrate (East), in view of the forthcoming International Florishow 2008 and Sikkim Tourism, appealed to the people having homes adjacent to National Highway to beautify their home surroundings with beautiful flower pots.