GUWAHATI: In commemoration of the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) will be organizing various events around the city on Wednesday.
A mass awareness programme will be organized at 46 locations in all 31 wards of GMC where NGOs associated with waste collection will also participate. The municipal body along with a Delhi based NGO ‘United Way of India’ will organize an ‘India Plog Run’, which will be attended by members of area level federation and self-help groups working under DAY-NULM (Assam State Urban Livelihoods Mission Society).
Governor Prof. Jagdish Mukhi will visit the Solapara Harijan Colony during the afternoon and interact with the housekeep and utility workers. The best flying squads, self-help groups, NGOs and sweepers who have done commendable works in their respective fields will be felicitated as a part of the programme by GMC.