Central Horticultural Experiment Station (ICAR-IIHR) Bhubaneswar organizing Swachhata Pakhawada during 16th 31st December 2021. On first day, Dr Kundan Kishore, PS and Head ic administered pledge of Swachhata to all the staff members on 16th December 2021. The programme was followed by cleanliness drive in the front entrance of main gate and approach road.
An awareness programme was organized in the Sai Saraswati School, Dumduma in presence of staff and students. This is followed by a cleanliness programme in school campus where staff of CHES, teachers and students participated. On 22nd, a cleanliness drive was arranged at the campus of CHES, IIHR Bhubaneswar adjacent to the drains.
On 23rd, Kisan Diwas was celebrated at Ganeswarpur village of Cuttack District adopted under Farmers FIRST programme. Around 50 farmers and farmwomen participated in the programme. They have been sensitized about the Swachhta Programme. A rally along with cleanliness drive was organized in the village.
On 24th December 2021, cleanliness drive was arranged for approach roads in the organic block of CHES,IIHR Bhubaneswar. On 27th December, Swachhata programme was carried out in the premises at UP High School, Dumduma. Cleaning of school campus and plantation programme was carried out. On 28th and 29th December, cleanliness drive was conducted at different locations of CHES, Bhubaneswar. On 30th December 2021, an awareness programme along with plantation was carried out at Government High School, Jadupur, Bhubaneswar
Valedictory programme of Swachhata Palhawada was organized on 31st December where different aspects of Swachhata was discussed. The programme was coordinated by Sri Singray Majhi, TO with support from members of Swachha Bharat Abhiyan and other staff under the guidance of Head, CHES,IIHR Bhubaneswar. The whole programme was carried out following appropriate covid protocol.