JNPT conducts Swachhata Pakhvada

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 20-03-2017        Tweet

Pamphlets emphasizing significance of cleanliness distributed amongst JNPT School Children

NAVI MUMBAI: As part of the ongoing Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, a fortnight-long cleanliness drive 'Swachh Bharat Pakhwada' is organised at JNPT between March 16 and 31. Series of activities like upkeeping and cleaning of office premise, carrying out inspection and repair work of all sanitary facilities in office premises, weeding out of old files, disposal of old items including furniture, machines and vehicles, cleaning of Port roads with painting of road signs, beautification & cleaning of Parks , Township area are planned under the Swachhata Pakhvada. To further inculcate the value of cleanliness among children, painting competition is being organised for JNPT school students on cleanliness theme. For sensitizing JNPT employees on the significance of cleanliness regular training is being imparted.

As per the schedule, on 16th & 17th March, various posters, banners, placards on cleanliness message were designed and placed at strategic locations. To further spread the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan message pamphlets about the awareness of cleanliness were distributed to the employees, visitors, school children, explaining them importance of keeping port premises clean and hygiene.


Port employees carried out intensive cleanliness drive of their respective section along with cleaning of stairs of Administration Building, CISF, School, Auto-garage etc. The debris in front of hospital building were removed.  The unused furniture from the Hospital and from the passages of Administration building has also been removed.