Pre-monsoon cleaning drive begins today

Staff Reporter

Kozhikode: A meeting held at the collectorate here on Thursday has decided to hold the pre-monsoon cleaning campaign from May 9 to 15.

Door-to-door visit

Cleaning works would be undertaken at bus stands, markets and tourism centres on the opening day of the campaign on Friday. House-to-house visits would be held on May 10 and destruction of mosquito breeding sources on May 11.

Cleaning works would be held at various institutions and schools on May 12. Public institutions including government offices would be cleaned on May 13. Drains and canals would be cleaned up on May 14.

Involvement of all

Private institutions, shops and hotels would join the campaign on May 15. The campaign would be taken up with the collective efforts of local bodies, Health, Kudumbasree and Anganwadi workers, NGOs, continuing-education volunteers, students, government employees and officials, NSS, NCC, scouts etc.

Deputy Collector K.K. Bharathi, deputy director of panchayats Alex Thomas and others were present at the meeting.

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