‘SWATCHHTA PAKHWADA’ Drive initiated by Khalsa College for Women, civil lines, Ludhiana (from 1ST to 15TH September as per guidelines of the HRD Ministry) concluded today with the prize distribution function held in the college during the morning assembly. A number of clubs and societies participated and various activities were organized in and outside the college campus. The drive kick started with the cleanliness club taking out a rally and celebrating the clean and green campus day. Hostel mess clean day was observed and a team of teachers inspected the mess and sensitize the students about the importance of health and hygiene. An essay writing contest was organized on ‘Innovative ways for spreading the message of hygiene and the winners were honored. The NSS volunteers of the college organized clean surroundings day on 6thsept.and cleaned all the roads leading to the college. The unit also visited the slum areas on 9thsept.and apprise the children about the personal cleanliness and hygiene. A visit to an orphanage house was also organized and a visit to ESIC Hospital was held to evoke the sensitivity towards virtues of sanitation.
On 15th September Pledge Day was observed as per the directions of Department of Water Supply and Sanitation Punjab and pledge was taken by all to maintain the cleanliness and hygiene.
The Principal Dr. Mukti Gill honored the participants and winners and appreciated the staff members for involving the students in the issues of importance to the country.