Anantnag, Jun 26: Cleanliness drive was conducted by the NSS Units of Govt. Degree College Bijbehara at Pahalgam and Batakote under the banner “Swach Bharat Summer Internship Programme 2018” on Tuesday.
The drive was carried out in Abshar park Batakote, Amusement park Pahalgam and surroundings of Pahalgam Golf course in collaboration with the Municipality Committee Pahalgam.
A total of 36 NSS volunteers of the college participated in the drive.
The NSS Volunteers collected all the waste materials from the places like plastic bottles, polythene bags, waste papers etc and disposed them off at land fill.
As a part of Drive the NSS Volunteers interacted with the employees of Abshar park & Amusement park and made aware about the hazards posed by the excessive usthem e of plastic in everyday life and the measures required to be adopted to reduce plastic pollution of land and water.
At the end of the Drive the NSS volunteers were given a free entry in Amusement park as token of love by the employees.
For the smooth conduct of the Cleanliness drive Dr. Firdous Ahmad Itoo (NSS Programme officer), Dr. Khurshid Ahmad Wani, Mr. Fayaz Ahmad and Mr. Jahangir Ahmad Wani accampained the students.
The drive was organized by the NSS units in collaboration with Dept. of Environmental Sciences.
Story: Raouf Dar