On 2nd of Oct, BJP State Committee of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan celebrated second anniversary of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan under State President & MLA Sat Sharma on the birth anniversary of Great Freedom Fighter, who led the freedom moment of Indian Nation, Mahatma Gandhi.
Besides Sat Sharma, among those who participated in the programme included Hon’ble Speaker Kavinder Gupta, Minister for Forest & Environment Ch. Lal Singh, Lok Sabha MP Jugal Kishore Sharma, State General Secretary (organization) Ashok Koul, State Chief Spokesperson Advocate Sunil Sethi, State Spokesperson Prof. Virender Gupta, Ex MLA Kanta Andotra, Jammu District President Baldev Singh Billawaria, Swachh Bharat Abhiyan State Convener Bhupinder Singh and others.
The Joint commissioner B.S Jamwal and other officials of Jammu Municipal Corporation along with SDM Sonu Pargal also attended the function.
Sat Sharma, while speaking on the importance of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, said that in just two years it has become a nationwide movement as Prime Minister Narendra Modi has succeeded in mobilizing the public to be associated with it. He said that it should not become only a ritual but we have to continuously contribute in keeping our environment clean every day.
Kavinder Gupta appealed the people to remain cautious about the importance of keeping clean and also make others to adopt it in their lives. He appreciated the efforts being made in this regard.
Ch. Lal Singh asked the people to inculculate the habit and culture of keeping our environment clean and free of pollution. He also said that animals are important part of our environment and these needed to be protected at all cost.
Ashok Koul administered oath to all those who were present that each one should contribute in making the country clean throughout the year and inspire others also for the same.
Jugal Kishore Sharma said that Gandhi Ji believed in cleanliness an he practiced this throughout his life. He said Gandhi ji had a dream of clean India and our PM Narendra Modi has pledged to live through it.
Sunil Sethi and all other dignities who attended the function lastly released balloons in the air in Satwari Chowk on the occasion of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.
Bhupinder Singh apprised the gathering about the various programmes initiated by the State Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Committee.
Earlier, BJP leaders garlanded the statue of Mahatma Gandhi and paid their tributes before starting the cleanliness drive