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A clean India campaign is a mission launched by the government that aims to clean the every street, roads, infrastructures of the country’s urban and rural areas and SRM Institute of Hotel Management, one of the top private hotel management institute in India, affiliated with the National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology (NCHMCT), together with the Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India, is empowering the students to their best knowledge, skills and training in the field of hospitality in nearly more than two decades and now they are in their 25th year of service. The school’s Hotel Management Department, conducted the clean India Campaign last September 20 at Arignar Anna Zoological Park.
A team of 100 students set off to the zoological park with all the cleaning aids and equipments with many placards carrying slogans highlighting the importance of cleanliness and clean India. A walkathon by the students and faculties assisted by the forest officials delivering the slogans related to clean India. From the entrance of the zoo in the GST road Vandaloor through the inner lane, they marched through the entrance distributing pamphlets emphasizing the importance of keeping our country clean and also with the placards written stressing the importance of cleanliness raised in their hands.
The Pledge on importance of Cleanliness Drive was taken by the students ahead by Additional Chief Principal of Forest and The Director Y. Yuvaraj, IFS, along with the Director Dr. D. Antony Ashok Kumar. Ms. Sudha Reman, IFS., Assistant Director, also took part in the campaign. The Director addressed the gathering and appreciated the efforts taken by the officers of Forest Department in maintaining the Zoo Eco friendly and clean. An as a part of SWACHH BHARAT, we had conducted a Cleaning Drive at Heritage Spots, Archaeological Sites such as Mahabalipuram Beach, Lake , Zoo, Schools, Small cities and towns to bring awareness among public regarding the importance of cleanliness and intruding the sense of responsibility to keep the surroundings clean.
He explained to students about the campaign SWACHH BHARAT that is giving an intense focus on importance of cleanliness. And also he shared that as Hotel Management Students they should set a role to others in the initiative “SWACHH BHARAT” to keep the environment clean and it will be our duty to keep the earth clean to foster future generation, he said. The students cleaned the outside premises and the inside of the zoo without disturbing the animals and also creating a great sense of awareness to the public.