NSS Bureau of KIIT School of Civil Engineering Observes ‘Swachhata Pakhwada’


KIIT NSS Bureau, School of Civil Engineering observed ‘Swachhata Pakhwada’ on 8th August, 2021. Started in 2016, it aims to bring a fortnight of intense focus on the issues and practices of Swachhata and to create awareness about the need for cleanliness. “Swachhata Pakhwada” is a deeper insight of “Swachhta Abhiyan”.

The volunteers wholeheartedly participated in the cleanliness drive under the guidance of Prof. Satya Ranjan Samal and Prof. Gaurav Udgata, NSS Program Officer. Some important aspects like students’ awareness regarding cleanliness and health, and their attitude towards the cleaning were discussed. Discussions were also made towards the initiatives like waste minimization and sustainable development of the nation. The volunteers cleaned their surrounding areas and made others aware of the importance of cleanliness and sanitation for a better and healthy life.

The volunteers of the NSS  Bureau of KIIT School of Civil Engineering expressed gratitude to Dr. Achyuta Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS; Prof. Hrushikesha Mohanty, Vice-Chancellor; Prof. Sasmita Samanta, Pro-Vice Chancellor; Dr. Sanjib Moulick, Dean SCE; and Program Coordinator KIIT NSS Bureau, Prof Kajal Parashar for their constant support and guidance.