A one-day workshop under Swachh Bharat mission was organized at ICAR-National Institute of Research on Jute & Allied Fibre Technology, Kolkata on 28.6.2018. The event was arranged for staff members of the institute to highlight he benefits of swachhata on all sphere of life.
Dr. Alok Nath Roy, Director briefed the audience about the positive impacts of swachhata both at an individual and societal level. He urged the staff members of the institute to act as catalyst in spreading this campaign for bringing remarkable changes in the society.
Dr. Rina Naiya, Nodal Officer, Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan presented, the activities carried out under “Swaccta Hi Sewa” initiative at the institute.
Dr. Tarit Roy Choudhury, Director, School of Environmental Study, Jadavpur University, Kolkata graced the occasion as Chief Guest. In his elaborative presentation, he has emphasized upon the benefits of clean environment and our responsibilities to keep it safe & green. Plastic waste disposal and arsenic contamination of drinking water were the topics of his presentation that created interest among the audience.
Dr. S.C. Saha, Senior Scientist offered hearty vote of thanks to the dignitaries on dais and the participants.