The Khaitan School, Noida observed the Swachhata Pakhwada from 1st to 15th September 2019 for the students of primary, middle and senior wings to emphasise the importance of spreading awareness about Swachhata mission and its implementation. The class teachers elaborated the students about the importance of the Swachhta fortnight celebrated in the school. Relevant videos were shown to the students to help them understand the gravity of the situation and firm steps to be taken in this direction.
During the fortnight various activities were scheduled on specified days. Activities ranging from Swachhata shapath, talk on community outreach, tree plantation under Green school drive, painting competition on Personal Hygiene and Swachhata hi seva, Exhibition Day, Swachhata Action Day, Hand wash Day Letter writing Day, etc were organised in which students participated with great enthusiasm.
The campaign ended with the Prize Distribution Day where students of the letter writing competition and painting competition on the topics – ‘Personal hygiene’ and ‘Swachhata hi seva’ were felicitated in the school assembly.
The fortnight of Swachhata Pakhawada helped the students to inculcate the importance of hygiene and cleanliness for self and nation on the whole.