Mayor Pravin Datke and Chairman of Standing Committee Ramesh Shingare on Saturday joined officials and employees of NMC’s 10 Zone in carrying out cleanliness drive at Ambazari Lake Jogging Track and other area as a part of Shramdan. Othe dignitaries who participated in the Shramdan include Municipal Commissioner Shravan Hardikar, and Zone Chairperson Sarika Nandurkar. Dharampeth Zone Chairperson Varsha Thakre herself did Shramdan at Ambazari Lake Jogging Track area from 7 am to 10 am and participated in Swaccha Bharat campaign and encouraged the officials and employees.
The Shramdan is undertaken under Swaccha Bharat campaign zone-wise on behalf of NMC on every Friday.
The Shramdan concept was initiated by Mayor Datke and Municipal Commissioner Hardikar under Swaccha Bharat campaign. Subsequently, the officials and employees of all the 10 Zones gathered at Ambazari Lake and carried out Shramdan. Earlier on April 28, the Mayor and Commissioner had visited Ambazari Lake and after inspection, had selected the areas where Shramdan was to be carried out. Every Zone was given responsibility of 100 meters of jogging track and adjoining area for Shramdan. In this way, the entire area was cleaned up. Two boats and mobile ambulance were deployed by Fire Brigade to deal with any emergency during the Shramdan.
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