Taking ahead the legacy and responding to the Nation’s call , Bunge India & Dhab Wasti Ram Kiyana Traders Association carried out massive cleanliness drive at Dhab Wasti Ram area. The initiative was organized under the aegis of Traders Association and was wholeheartedly supported by Bunge India, manufacturers of Gagan Refined Oils and Gagan Vanaspati Ghee.
The cleanliness drive under the banner, ‘Swacch Bharat Abhiyaan’ began at 8:30am, as enthusiastic group members hand-picked waste, bottles, plastic, pieces of broken glass etc to clear the area. The group included Amit Gupta , Sanjay Pandey & sales team members across Punjab of Bunge India, Satbir Singh from M/s National Agro Sales & Darshan Singh from M/s Jai Ram Chattha both Distributors for Bunge India here at Amritsar & members of the of Traders Association & other prominent & Senior functionaries .
Speaking on the occasion Prashant Mohan, Marketing Head, Bunge India said that the company has been organizing such initiatives under its CSR program and Grain Market / Wholesale Market areas have already been covered at places like Chandigarh, Patiala, Ludhiana, Jalandhar Panipat, Yamunanagar, Ambala City & Ambala Cantt. Upendra Ojha General Manager Bunge India said that, “in future too Bunge India will continue to associate with various market associations in the cities to do similar activities. He added that the Clean India campaign is inspired by our patriotism & everyone should ensure to participate, if each of us in our own conduct, include hygiene, then only a city, but also the district, state, country will be easy to clean.
More than 100 people participated in the drive. Members of the association took the pledge to keep Market area clean and green, more than 30 carts of garbage were disposed off. It was decided to carry out sanitation surveys from time to time. A Panel Discussion on Environment and Swachhata March / Rally and a plethora of co-curricular activities were organized to mark the occasion. Many key decisions were taken to keep this mission going in order to give market a complete clean look and make it a habit. The local shopkeepers enthusiastically participated and vowed to keep their respective areas clean.