Pharma students conduct cleanliness drive in Shantinagar


Gangtok, 09 Jul:

Ten students of Himalayan Pharmacy Institute [HPI], Majhitar in association with Shantinagar Gaon Sudhar Samiti organized Swachha Bharat Summer Internship Orientation programme today at Shantinagar in Singtam, East Sikkim.

The orientation programme included rally conducted from the badminton court at Rani Khola Walkway to Singtam Bazaar old Iron Bridge and was followed by sanitation and cleanliness awareness drive, a press release informs.

During the cleanness drive at Rani Khola Walkway, the participants collected two sacks of waste that included chips wrappers, broken glasses, etc.

Shantinagar Gaon Sudhar Samiti president, Krishna Chettri, congratulated the HPI students for visiting Shantinagar for a good deed.

The students of HPI also conducted sanitation awareness programme in Shantinagar later during the day wherein they demonstrated hand-washing techniques.