Kupwara: Union Minister of State for Steel and Rural Development, Sh. Faggan Singh Kulaste as a part of the Gandhi Jayanti celebrations took pledge and participated in a cleanliness drive at Dak Banglow Kupwara. Remembering the legacy of Mahatma Gandhi the Minister said that the best tribute to Mahatma Gandhi is to uphold the slogan and symbol of ‘Swactch Bharat Abiyan’. The Minister added that the Swachhta programme was initiated by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi which has opened its vistas across the length and breadth of the country.
Along with the Union Minister, Deputy Commissioner Kupwara, Imam Din; SSP Kupwara, Yougal Manhas and other dignitaries also took the pledge and participated in cleanliness drive.
More such drives were also started from Deputy Commissioner’s office, District Information Centre and several other offices of the district.