PLASTIC SE RAKSHA-SWACHHTA HI SURAKSHA DRIVE BY COMBAT VEHICLES RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT ESTABLISHMENT, AVADI

PLASTIC SE RAKSHA-SWACHHTA HI SURAKSHA DRIVE BY COMBAT VEHICLES RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT ESTABLISHMENT, AVADI

 PLASTIC SE RAKSHA-SWACHHTA HI SURAKSHA DRIVE BY COMBAT VEHICLES RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT ESTABLISHMENT, AVADI

Chennai, 07 Dec 2019

Combat Vehicles Research & Development Establishment and Estate Management Unit of DRDO jointly organized a special event Plogging (picking of litter while jogging) on 07th Dec 2019 as part of “Swachhata Pakhwada” being celebrated from 01-15 December, 2019.

The awareness camp was flagged off by Shri V. Balamurugan, Director, CVRDE. The drive “Plastic Se Raksha-Swachhta hi Suraksha” started  with playing off  Swachhta Anthem and taking Swachhta Pledge. About 400 CVRDE personnel including Scientists, Technical officers participated. They walked about 1.5 km.  During the walk they collected plastic wastages and other wastages. Banners were carried by the staff members and they also raised slogans to create awareness about the plastic waste. Families of the employees also participated with lot of enthusiasm in the event.

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PS/AK/12/2019