Rajouri :District Development Commissioner Rajouri, Vikas Kundal on Thursday chaired a meeting of the concerned officers to discuss and finalize the arrangements for the smooth and successful conduct of Swachata League in the district.
The meeting was informed that the Indian Swachhata League is the Country’s first inter-city competition led by youth towards building Garbage Free Cities.
More than 1,800 cities from Leh to Kanyakumari are participating by setting up a team for their city and planning activities that will be undertaken on SevaDiwas, the 17th of September.
Citizens across India are invited to search for their cities here on MyGov and register to join their city teams in the Swachhata activities that have been planned.
It was also informed that once the event is completed, every city team will submit an official entry regarding their activities, along with photos and videos.
The City teams will be evaluated based on three criteria including scale of youth engagement through volunteer registration on MyGov, Innovativeness of the activities and impact of the activities.
The DDC highlighted the importance of the Swachata league saying that the initiative is aimed at making the city garbage free.
He also asked the concerned officers and members of the urban local bodies to ensure maximum registration and participation of the youth in the event.
Officers who attended the meeting were ASP, VivekShekhar; President MC Rajouri, MohdArief; CPO, Mohammad Khurshid; CEO Tourism, VivekPuri; AD Planning, Mohammad Rafi and Counsellors.