SRM Institute of Hotel Management, one of the top private Hotel Management institute in India, affiliated with National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology (NCHMCT), Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India, empowering students the best knowledge, skill and training in the field of hospitality, nearly more than two decades and now it is in 25th Year. SRM Institute of Hotel Management conducted the Clean India Campaign on 20.09.2018 at Arignar Anna Zoological Park.
A team of 100 students set off to the zoological park with all the cleaning aids and equipment with many placards carrying slogans highlighting the importance of cleanliness and clean India.A walkathon by the students and faculty members assisted by the forest officials delivering the slogans related to clean India, from the entrance of the zoo in the GST road, Vandalur through the inner lane and marched through the entrance distributing pamphlets emphasizing the importance of keeping our country clean and also with the placards written stressing the importance of cleanliness raised in their hands.
The Pledge on importance of Cleanliness Drive was taken by the students ahead by Additional Chief Principal of Forest & The Director Y. Yuvaraj, IFS, along with our Director Dr. D. Antony Ashok Kumar. Ms. Sudha Reman, IFS, the Assistant Director also was took part of the Clean India campaign and taken the pledge.
Our Director had addressed the gathering and appreciated the efforts taken by the officers of Forest Department in maintaining the Zoo Eco friendly and clean. As a part of Swachhata Hi Seva, we had conducted Cleaning Drive in Heritage Spots, Archaeological Sites such as Mahabalipuram Beach, Lake, Zoo, Schools, small cities and towns to bring awareness among public regarding the importance of cleanliness and intruding the sense of responsibility to keep the surrounding clean.
He explained students about the campaign Swachhata Hi Seva giving intense focus on importance of cleanliness. And he also shared that as Hotel Management students, we should set a role to others in the initiative “Swachhata Hi Seva” to keep the environment clean which will be our duty to keep the earth clean to foster future generation.
Pamphlets were distributed, carrying the important message of keeping India clean and also the effective ways to be followed to make the world a better place to live is – to Reuse, Reduce and to Recycle. Students cleaned the inside and outside premises of the zoo without disturbing the animals and also created a great sense of awareness to the public.