Dedicated Volunteers of RKM complete 260 of 400 Cleanliness Drives
Mangaluru: The twenty-third week of 11 cleanliness drives of the 400 Abhiyans being organised by Ramakrishna Mission, Mangaluru took off on Sunday, 12th March 2017 at 11 different locations in the city.
250Kodialbail – The team members of Prerana carried out cleanliness drive in the surrounding areas of PVS circle. R K Rao and Girish Rao flagged off the drive in the presence of. Swami Jitakamanandaji at 7:30 am. Under the guidance of Sadananda Upadhyaya, about 75 volunteers carried out cleanliness work for nearly Two and a half hours from PVS circle to VRL. Nitinchandra, Swarup Shetty, G K Udupa and several others actively participated in the drive.
251Bolar – The members of Nivedita Balaga carried out cleanliness drive in Bolar area. Smt. Laila Kishori and Vinod flagged off the drive. Vijayalakshmi guided the teammates in cleaning the premises and surroundings of Bolara Primary School. Kanchana, Prajwal, Vaishakh and many others visited more than 500 houses distributing literature about awareness about hygiene and cleanliness.
252Mulihithlu – The members of Sri Amba Maheshwari Bhajana Mandira carried out cleanliness drive in Bolar ferry road. Lecturer Mohan and Vasanth Padman jointly flagged off the drive. The garbage being dumped by local residents was removed. Volunteers under Niketan and Ramesh Kottari cleared the heaps of debris of construction materials in Bolar ferry road. Volunteers also renovated and painted 4 direction boards that had faded out.
253 RTO Road – The Members of Sri Krishna Bhavana Auto Drivers Team took up the cleanliness work in RTO road. Heaps of garbage lying in the road dividers were removed. Posters stuck on the walls opposite Nehru Maidan were removed. Yogesh Kumar, Wilfie Kallapu, Sudhir Bolar and nearly 40 auto drivers actively participated in the cleanliness drive. Navin Monkeystand and Ganesh Bolar coordinated the team of volunteers.
254Jyothi – The members of Team Deshabhimani carried out cleanliness work in front of KMC hospital and around Jyothi circle area. Srikar Prabhu and Prabhakar jointly flagged off the drive. At first, the footpaths and roads leading to KMC hospital were cleaned. The volunteers also cleaned the roads and the adjoining drains off the garbage. More than 70 volunteers worked for nearly 2 hours. Nagesh and Ashwin coordinated the volunteers.
255Mannagudda – Localites of Mannaguda area carried out cleanliness work in Gandhi Park. Local councillor Jayanthi Achar and Vandana Nayak flagged off the drive. The road used by the public inside the park was cleared off the dirt. The park was thoroughly cleaned by removing plastic, garbage and pieces of paper. Lecturer Smitha Shenoy and several others actively participated in the drive.
256 KPT – Students of KPT carried out the drive in front of KPT and adjoining areas of the Highway. The first team of volunteers cleaned the highway and removed the weeds and thorny bushes from the compound walls. Another team removed the posters from the compound walls of KPT and cleaned them. They also cleaned the road and footpath in the area.
257Padil – The members of team Swacch Padil took up the drive in Padil area. Rathnakar Amin and Harish Achar flagged off the drive. The volunteers cleaned the area and roads leading from Railway underpass to Perla Veeranagar. Plastic and garbage that were strewn around the area were removed. Coordinator Uday K P and P T Kotian and others participated in the drive.
258Deralakatte – The Kshema group of medical students carried out the drive in Deralakatte area. Dr Anirban Chakravarthy and Dr Sachin flagged off the drive. The road leading from Justice K S Hegde Medical Academy to Father Mullers college were cleaned. Dr Deekshith, Dr Anurag, Dr Shashikumar Shetty and many other doctors, faculty members and students actively participated in the drive.
259Katipalla – The members of JCI Ganeshpura carried out the cleanliness drive in Katipalla area. Priya Devadiga and Vidyaraj Shetty flagged off the drive. The volunteers cleaned the area from Ganeshpura circle to MRPL Cargo gate. The members of Navodaya Youth group, Team Asare, Kesari Friends and employees of the post office in Katipalla joined the group in the cleanliness work. Chethan Amin, Raghuram Tantri, Prashanth Nayak and several others actively participated in the drive. Dr Sampath Kumar coordinated the drive.
260Karangalpady – The students of NSS of St Aloysius College carried out the cleanliness work in Karangalpady area. Prashobha and Sanil flagged off the drive. Lecturer Premalata Shetty guided the volunteers in cleaning the area in front of Sony Towers in Bejai road of Karangalpady.
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