Swachhta Pakhwada – Swachhta Shapath Programme - 17-10-2016
The Swachhta Pakhwada activities (16th - 31 October, 2016) were launched at ICAR - CPCRI, Kasaragod, its Regional Stations at Kayamkulam, Kerala and Vittal, Karnataka as well as Research Centres at Kahikuchi (Assam), Kidu (Karnataka), Minicoy (U,T. of Lakshadweep) and Mohitnagar (West Bengal) on 17-10-2016. Launching was with Swachhta Shapath plegde taking ceremony at 10.30 AM. Dr. H.P. Maheswarappa, Director I/c administered pledge at Kasaragod, Dr.V.Krishnakumar, Head at Kayamkulam, Dr. K.S. Ananda, Head at Vittal, respective scientists In-charge and Oficer In-charge at Minicoy have administered Swachhta Pledge in their respective stations, which was followed by all the staff members in taking the pledge.
Cleaning activities for the full fortnight has been chalked-out as per the ICAR prescribed 11-point parameters for a clean and green environment and eco-friendly and sustainable farming.