MANGAN, 28 May:
A cleanliness drive was conducted by BAC Rakdong Tintek from its premises to Rakdong view point via Butterfly Park on Sunday. The drive was conducted with the Swachhta slogan led by Zilla Panchayat Rakdong-Samdong Territorial.
The function was attended by BDO Tintek, Indra Mani Adhikari, Gram Panchayat members Rakdong Tintek GPU, SHG members, general public and other officials.
The programme started with the introduction to the mission Clean Mountain by Block Development Officer Tintek BAC.
Taxi drivers were sensitized about cleanliness and urged not to allow littering by tourists. Pledge cards were also distributed with the signature of driver receiving the card for not allowing any waste to be thrown from the vehicle. Those violating the pledge or not keeping the pledge cards in the vehicle will be fined, it was informed.
The function also saw a signature campaign, appointment of volunteer Swachh Ambassador for Rakdong Tintek GPU, consensus on how to reduce solid waste at household level and installation of bamboos bins.