“Every Citizen has a Major Role in the Beautification &maintaining Cleanliness in the country“ said Dr Rajamohan Rao, Convener of Nagareeka Salahaa Samithi & Swach Surathkal Abhiyan. He said that there is a major role of youth in transforming India to have cleanest cites like Singapore by contributing to the Cleanliness of the country. He was talking in the Swach Soch seminar organized Red Cross & NSS Units of St Aloysius College (Autonomous), Mangaluru in Association with Shri Ramakrishna Mission Mangaluru, on 22 February, 2019 at St Aloysius College (Autonomous), Mangaluru. This was an awareness program for the College students organized under the 5 phase of Ramakrishna Mission Swachatha Abhiyaan 2018-19.
One more Resource person Mr Ranjan Bellarpady, Chief Coordinator, SwachManas, SwachSoch & Youth Programs, explained how to minimize the wastage by segregating them into dry and wet waste to volunteers. He also demonstrated the method of manufacturing the compost in wet waste using the specially designed clay pot.
Chief Guest of the program, Mr Gopinath Rao, active volunteer of Swacha Abhiyaan Team, Shri Ramakrishna Mission, Mangaluru inaugurated the seminar by lightening the lamp. Red Cross Officer Ms Premalatha Shetty Welcomed the gathering. Ms Likhitha compered the Program.
President of the program, DrIshwar Bhat, Asst Prof, Dept of Physics, St Aloysius College (Autonomous), Mangaluru Administered the oath. Volunteers and the officers of Red Cross and NSS units pledged the oath of cleanliness. NSS Officer Mr Alwyn D’Souza proposed the vote of thanks. Red cross Officer Mr Arjun Prakash, NSS Officers Mr Harshith, Ms Prerma Tauro and Ms Floring Shelomith Soans were present in the program. More than 250 volunteers of Red Cross and NSS units of the college participated in the program.