New Delhi: The Union Government has decided to continue the “cleanliness drive” up to August 15 in all central government offices, public sector institutions, including banks and other departments following the desire of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
“The Prime Minister has now desired the ‘cleanliness drive’ should continue up to 15 August 2015,” Union Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation said in a circular issued to all secretaries in the union government.
To “initiate appropriate action” the Ministry has urged them to implement the Prime Minister’s decision.
Earlier it was decided to observe a week long “cleanliness drive” from June 22 to June 26. As per the new direction, the drive will continue in all central government establishments from today till August 15.