GCW Udhampur organises 'Fit India Plogging Run' on Gandhi Jayanti
Oct 02, 2019
UDHAMPUR: NSS, NCC and Sports units of Govt. College for women Udhampur organised 'Fit India Plogging Run' today across Udhampur town as a befitting tribute to our Father of Nation Mahatma Gandhi ji.
The Run was flagged off by Prof. Brinder Singh, senior most faculty member of the college and escorted by Prof. Swarna Devi and Prof. Sanjay Kumar; NSS programme officers Govt. College for Women Udhampur. The department of sports lead by Sudesh Kumar Bhagat also gave its significant contribution in the event by their active participation.
Around fifty volunteers and cadets participated in the Run as a befitting tribute to the Father of Nation. On their way of the Run volunteers collected garbage from homes, streets and open spaces alongwith the path of the Run. Simultaneous with the Run volunteers also engaged themselves in sensitizing the inhabitants regarding the relevance of the Run vis-a-vis swachhta at the same time. The Run culminated back in the college itself.
Earlier, Prof. Subhash Chander, Principal, Govt. College for Women Udhampur highlighted the relevance of these sort of Runs for giving tribute to the Father of Nation and also spread the message of swachhta in society and thereby rendering cleanliness as a virtue amongst the people.