HAFLONG: The Nehru Yuva Kendra, Haflong, in collaboration with Blue Hills Society, a Haflong-based NGO, launched a six-day awareness programme on Swachhata Pakhwada.
The pledge-taking ceremony on Swachhata was observed followed by reading of the message of the Prime Minister on cleanliness, sanitation and hygiene. The programme was held at Disgao Raji Youth Club in presence of Purabi Phonglo, District Information and Public Relations Officer, Haflong, Dima Hasao, as the resource person of the programme, along with Ringsaw Jidung, president of Disgao Welfare Youth Committee. The programme was presided over by Thaisringdao Langthasa, president of Blue Hills Society, where members of Blue Hills Society and other youths of the locality were present.
Phonglo, explained and stressed the importance of cleanliness, sanitation and hygiene. Shringpaidao Jidung, general secretary of Blue Hills Society, said that the NGO would be organizing a cleanliness and plantation drive followed by door-to-door campaigning in the village.