32 C
Thursday, July 18, 2024

Dimapur civic body to launch RRR campaign

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -


HT Correspondent

- Advertisement -

DIMAPUR, May 18: The Dimapur Municipal Council (DMC) will launch a three-week campaign to set up reduce, reuse and recycle (RRR) centres under its jurisdiction.

The campaign will be launched at Dimapur District Sports Complex (DDSC) stadium at 11 am under the theme “Meri Life Mera Swachh Shehar” as per the initiative of Swachh Bharat Mission 2.0 (U) of the Union ministry of housing and urban affairs. The campaign will conclude on World Environment Day on June 5 with a pledge for a clean and sustainable environment.

The aim of the campaign is to establish RRR centres where the citizens can contribute items like clothes, shoes, books, toys, newspapers and plastic excluding single-use plastic for reuse and recycling.

Urging all chairmen and gaon burhas (village chiefs) to attend the launch programme, the DMC said there will also be a RRR competition from May 20 to June 3 which will be open for all colonies (one colony per ward), DMC administrator W Manpai Phom said in a release on Thursday.

- Advertisement -

Self-help groups or NGOs can also participate in the competition with no objection certificate from the respective colony council.

The DMC said the participating colonies will have to submit the location of their RRR centre, along with contact name and phone number and address, on letterhead while registering on or before May 20.

It urged the participating colonies to document each day’s work in short videos and photos (preferably GPS photos).

The DMC added that the collected items are to be submitted from May 27 to June 3 at the DDSC stadium.

- Advertisement -
The Hills Times
The Hills Timeshttp://www.thehillstimes.in
Welcome to The Hills Times, your trusted source for daily news and updates in English from the heart of Assam, India. Since our establishment in 2000, we've been dedicated to providing timely and accurate information to our readers in Diphu and Guwahati. As the first English newspaper in the then undemarcated Karbi Anglong district, we've forged a strong connection with diverse communities and age groups, earning a reputation for being a reliable source of news and insights. In addition to our print edition, we keep pace with the digital age through our website, https://thehillstimes.in, where we diligently update our readers with the latest happenings day by day. Whether it's local events, regional developments, or global news, The Hills Times strives to keep you informed with dedication and integrity. Join us in staying ahead of the curve and exploring the world through our lens.
Latest news
- Advertisement -
Related news
- Advertisement -
Foods That Increase Uric Acid Levels 9 Exotic Summer Vacation Destinations In India Top 7 Largest Rivers In South India T20 World Cup: Top 5 bowlers with the lowest economy min 20 overs 2024 Paris Olympics: India’s Top 10 Medal Hopes