GUWAHATI, sept 26: Border Security Force (BSF) Guwahati Frontier has initiated a 15 days long ‘SWACHH BHARAT ABHIYAN-“SWACHHATA HI SEVA” at Patgaon, Guwahati as well as at Sector Headquarters, Battalions under command and also at various places in the bordering area jointly with civil population w.e.f 15 Sept’ 2018.
The cleanliness drive was inaugurated at Frontier HQ Patgaon, Guwahati & its surrounding areas to mark the occasion. Cleanliness drive was led by Sh Rakesh Aggarwal, IPS, Inspector General BSF Guwahati Ftr, in which 400 BSF & NDRF Officers / Jawans are participating. Sh Rakesh Aggarwal, IPS, Inspector General also said that we the sentinels of the border are not only confined to our assigned duties, but are also donning the garb of ‘’Sentinels of the Environment’’. He further said that we as responsible citizens of India, work with sole aim to contribute towards saving and preserving our environment, by involving the masses and will always continue with our endeavors. The aim of the campaign is to create awareness among civil population and various other stake holders pertaining to ensure basic cleanliness of day to day life starting from our own dwelling, besides various measures for ensuring cleanliness of our environment. This endeavour is being appreciated by the local people and every nook and corner are being cleaned.
SWACHH BHARAT ABHIYAN is underway at various schools, hospitals, market places and road sides of border areas.