Continuing its efforts of spreading the awareness of cleanliness at tourist places, public places, offices etc., the Northern Regional Office of the Ministry of Tourism organized a Swachh Bharat Drive at New Delhi Railway Station. The event drew huge response from across the section of society. Cleanliness drive was organized at Ajmeri Gate Side of the New Delhi Station and around New Delhi Metro Station. Arun Srivastava, Regional Director (Northern India), Ministry of Tourism, led the team of motivated volunteers in cleaning up the streets, parking lot and other areas of the station campus.
Spreading the awareness of Green India, over 200 saplings were also distributed at the end of the program to various people. In order to spread the message of Go Green saplings were also planted in the station premises. While thanking everyone for participation in this effort, Srivastava stressed the need of inculcating the habit of cleanliness in every child right from the beginning itself and efforts would be made on regular basis to organize such events at important public and tourist places.