Dehradun15 Sep 2018 (GI Bureau)-” Swachhta Pakhwada ” or a fifteen day clean up drive was organised at St . Joseph’ s Academy from 1st September to 15th September , 2018 , as per the instructions given by the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation (MDWS) . Students from class 6th to 12th participated in this drive . 82 “Swachhta” monitors and two ” Swachhta ” Captions , namely – Unnati Badoni and Shashwat Goniyal , were appointed , who took the solemn oath before the Principal , Rev . Bro . Babu Varghese , in the morning assembly . The Principal impressed upon the josephites the need to keep our surroundings clean .
The students made various charts and posters and actively participated in the essay writing competition . The winners of the competition were awarded on 14th September .
The entire “Swachhta” team worked hard and took up clean up drives within the campus of the school . The students were told about the blue dustbin ( for non-biodegradable waste ) and the green dustbin ( for biodegradable waste ) and effective waste management methods . The entire “Swachhta ” team even organised a rally with posters and shouted slogans to create awareness among the masses .
The Principal , Rev . Bro . Babu Varghese encouraged the students to actively participate in the event . The coordinators Mr . S. Gupta , Dr . S. Sabherwal and Ms . A . Tandon also supported the cause wholeheartedly .
This event was organised by Ms . S. Tiwari , Ms .K. Dobhal , Ms .V. Chandok , Ms.M. Chibbar and Mr. A. Panwar .