Honourable Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi launched the ambitious 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' (Clean India Mission) on 2nd October 2014, on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi's 145th birth anniversary.
To contribute to the success of this mission and in line with the directive of Ministry of Mines, MECL has organized a 15-day Cleaning initiative at its Corporate Office, Nagpur from 16th to 30th June, 2016. This Swachh Bharat activity has been meticulously planned by the employees in a phase-wise manner so that no corner of MECL campus remains dirty. A core team has been constituted and different areas of the campus in Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Bhawan, Nagpur have been assigned to different Officers along with Non-executives.
Activities Undertaken till 19th June, 2016 (Sunday):
16th June: An Inspection of the entire building was done by the top management to identify areas requiring focus during the cleanliness drive. A plan was prepared accordingly for implementing the ‘Swachhata Pakhwada’activity over a period of 15 days. This was followed by Cleaning of Ground Floor and Front Lawns.
17th June: The day witnessed Cleaning of First floor by the cleaning staff under the supervision of assigned officers.
18th June: The priority for this day lay on Cleaning the Second Floor of the building.
19th June: On Sunday, the complete campus at Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Bhawan was cleaned by MECL employees from 9 am-12 pm.This initiative witnessed huge numbers of voluntary participation, creating a very cordial and determined atmosphere in the Corporate Office.
The best part of this initiative, as seen after a week-long implementation, is that it has brought all the employees of MECL together by making them join hands for a fruitful purpose. This shall continue with increased rigour and commitment for the next week.
Under ‘Swachhata Pakhwada’ activities, an elocution competition was organized for MECL employees at Gurukul Training Centre, Corporate Office, Nagpur on 24th June, 2016.
As a part of Swachhata Pakhwada, the MECL Regional Maintenance Complex building, Hingna and campus were cleaned by the employees on 26th June, 2016.
As a part of Swachhata Pakhwada campaign, MECL employees participated in cleaning the 4th floor of MECL Corporate Office, Nagpur on 28th June, 2016
As the closure of Swachhata Pakhwada campaign is drawing near, an essay writing competition was organized on 29th June, 2016 at Gurukul Training Centre, MECL.