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World Toilet day observed at Tikri

UDHAMPUR, NOVEMBER 19: Department of Rural Development today organised a Swachatta run/ rally at block Tikri to mark the observance of World Toilet Day.

 BDC, Chairperson, Nisha Sharma; DDC member Ashu; Additional District Development Commissioner, Anu Behl; Assistant Commissioner Development, Dr Ranjeet Kotwal; BDO Tikri, Shivana Akhtar  and all PRI members participated in the program.

Apart from Swacchtta run/ rally, a series of other activities including  Symposium, awareness skits, songs on proper disposal of plastic and other waste,  importance of handwashing and  sanitation were also held during the event.

Addressing the gathering, the ADDC appreciated the efforts  put in by RDD for organizing this event and sensitizing the general public  regarding the importance of cleanliness and hygiene.  She expressed her satisfaction and said that models prepared and presented by students show the level of understanding and awareness  regarding ill effects of plastic. “The dedication of these students will definitely bring positive results against the use of plastic,” she added.