“SWACHH SAGAR ABHIYAN” Coast Guard conducts beach cleanup at Hutbay
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PORT BLAIR, SEPT 5: Indian Coast Guard conducted beach clean-up drive at Chattan Beach, Hutbay and shoreline of Haddo, Port Blair on 04 Sep 17 towards government of India flagship programme “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan”. The service has been effectively contributing not only towards Prime Minister’s visionary step of clean India campaign but also has taken step towards “Swachh Sagar Abhiyan” through efforts towards clean beaches in these pristine Islands. Under this program, various Coast Guard ships and establishments in Andaman & Nicobar are undertaking beach clean up every week.
The event was conducted by Indian Coast Guard personnel of ICGS Hutbay and personnel of ships based at Port Blair where in Chattan Beach and Haddo shoreline were cleaned and about 300 kgs of garbage was collected, which was disposed. The event was witnessed and applauded by locals. The beach looked cleaner on completion of the clean up drive.
Coast Guard Region (A & N) is contributed to realize the goals of “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan” and will continue to contribute towards this collective national dream.