25 Students of ITM Business School, Kharghar’s Eco Club along with the Rotary Club and Swadharma – a group of good samaritans with a cause to keep Kharghar clean and green, conducted a Cleanliness Drive at Drive way, next to Golf-course, Kharghar, Navi Mumbai on 16th July 2017, Sunday.
A 1 km stretch of road of the drive-way was cleaned thereby arousing awareness and interest among the students and the public regarding cleanliness and its benefits. The on-lookers joined hands with the student volunteers with picking up the thrown plastics, wrappers and collecting all the discarded items including beer bottles, torn clothes, poly bags, wrappers.
13 big sacks of garbage in total were collected and disposed off to the CIDCO authorities by the students who volunteered on behalf of Eco Club. The students were provided the gloves and the masks by the club for carrying out the activity which was accomplished within an hour.
The cleanliness drive is to be a continuous weekly activity wherein student volunteers from ITM’s Eco Club will help clean Kharghar on every Sunday. This initiative will also educate the localities with the importance of clean and green living environment in and around Kharghar.