Cleanliness campaign as a part of the Yureka- 2016- the annual science fest of Yuvaraja’s College was launched on Thursday.
The programme was launched by Mysuru City Corporation Commissioner Dr C G Betsurmath. Addressing the gathering he said, “Mysuru has topped in Swachh Bharath ranking and is awarded with the cleanest city of India tag from past two years.
The Swachh Bharath initiative was taken in 2014 on October 2 on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanthi and the programme is aimed to see a clean India by 2019 October 2. Cleanliness must start from our self; if we are clean our surroundings will also be clean and hygienic.”
“In the coming days it’s our duty and responsibility to work more intensively towards this campaign and make this resolution a historical one” he added.
Later the surroundings and campus of Yuvaraja’s College was cleaned by the lectures and students of the college.