GUWAHATI: With a view to realizing the vision of Mahatma Gandhi and transform it into a nationwide awakening, the Government of India has promoted "Swachh Bharat Mission". "Swachhata Pakhwada" is a fortnight of demonstrative promotion for promulgating awareness among every Indian to imbibe the spirit of cleanliness in surroundings, workplaces, body and in mind. Motivated and propelled by the Mission, the entire members of PNB NE families voluntarily and wholeheartedly participating and organizing walkathons, street plays and cyclothones. Outreach camps are being organized administering Swatchhta Pledge to thousands of people, a press release said.
Today the Guwahati Zonal Office of Punjab National Bank(PNB) has taken cleanliness drive at Samadhi Kshetra of Musical Maestro & Dadasaheb Phalke Award winner Dr. Bhupen Hazarika located at Jalukbari, Guwahati under the Government of India's ongoing fortnightly campaign 'Swachhata Pakhwada' started from September 1, 2020. The drive was inaugurated by GM & Zonal Manager of PNB, Guwahati Zone, Shio Shankar Singh. Speaking on this occasion he quoted Gandhiji's vision of "Swachh Bharat".