Maharashtra Governor participates in 'Swacch Bharat Abhiyan'

Last Updated: Sun, Jan 04, 2015 21:45 hrs

Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao took part in the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' here on Sunday.

The cleanliness drive, which was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 2, 2014, focuses on sanitation, hygiene and waste management. It encourages people to sweep, remove garbage, debris and unauthorized encroachments from roads, markets and residential places.

The Swachh Bharat Abhiyan aims at making India a clean country by 2019, the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. (ANI)