The central Govt through the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation (DWS) is observing Swachchata Pakhwada (Cleanliness fortnight) from 01 Oct 2016 to 15 Oct 2016. As the nodal ministry for Swachch Bharat Mission, it is monitoring Swachchata Pakhwada not only in Delhi but all over the country. In this connection, various activities are planned in the fortnight.
The PM had launched Sanitation Conference on 30th Sept 2016 and different activities were undertaken on 02nd October 2016 under SWB all over the country. It may be mentioned that “Swachchata Pakhwada“ is being directly monitored at the highest level by PMO.
As a part of Swachchata Pakhwada, the ministry is holding Swachch Bharat drive on 07th Oct 2016 at 07 am in CGO Complex for all the Govt organisations located in this complex. Having Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) a big presence in the block approx 250 volunteers participated in the cleanliness drive today.