Chronicle Reporter, Ujjain
A cleanliness awareness drive ‘Run for Swacchta’ was organised by Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC) on Sunday at 6.30 am to make city number one in Cleanliness Survey 2018. People belonging to social organisations, institutions, police training school, Brahmakumari family, Gayatri family and 32nd Battalion participated in the event.
The drive began at Ksheersagar Stadium after garlanding photo of Goddess Saraswati. This run for swacchta passed through Kanthal Chauraha, Sati Gate, Chhatri Chowk, Gopal Mandir, Patni Bazaar, Mahakaleshwar Temple and ended at Sarawasti Shishu Mandir. Here students gave dance performances on various cleanliness related songs.
At the concluding ceremony, guests urged citizens to cooperate with UMC and give a positive feedback so that the city could become number one in cleanliness survey.
A slogan competition was also held in concluding ceremony. Winners of this competition were presented certificate and memento by guests. Member of Parliament Dr Chintamani Malviya, mayor Meena Jonwal, MLA Mohan Yadav, collector Sanket Bhondve, Ujjain Development Authority Chairman Jagdish Agrawal and other citizens participated in the event.