Swachh Shakti Week launched in Mokokchung
Mokokchung, March 3: Assistant Commissioner of Mokokchung, Chaitangya, IAS, on March 2, launched the Swachh Shakti Week, a weeklong campaign initiated by PHED Mokokchung Division along with WSSO, to emphasize active involvement of women in the Swachh Bharat Mission at ADC (Planning) conference hall.
Speaking at the launching programme, Chaitangya,IAS congratulated the womenfolk’s contribution towards Swachh Bharat Mission and reminded that Mokokchung has already set its targeted to make Open Defecation Free (ODF) by end of this year.
He also stressed that behavioural change among the people is the most challenging task to achieve Mokokchung ODF by 2017.In this connection, he advised the field worker to document every work they have done to make a comprehensive analysis and chalk out different approaches to achieve the mission target.
He also lauded PHED for undertaking various activities especially providing water and sanitary project for the people.
Highlighting the significance of Swachh Shakti Week, PHED executive engineer, Yanger Pongen, informed that various events are lined up till March 8, which coincides with International Women’s Day.