Cleanliness drive as part of nationwide
Swachhata Hi Sewa campaign is in progress in Cochin Port Trust. Apart from
cleaning public spaces and road, activities taken up the port include weeding
out of old records, disposal of scrap, renovation of toilets, painting of
buildings, beautification of gardens and pathways.
program was held among the passengers of State Water Transport Department
boats, tourist boat operators, and tourists at Marine Drive, Ernakulam on the
importance of keeping the water bodies clean.
A major cleaning drive was carried out on the
sides of National Highway in Willingdon Island, jointly by employees of Cochin
Port Trust, CISF and students of IMU and banners and boards placed to stop
throwing of waste in the area. Vacant land near Kendriya Vidyalaya School
playground (about 1000m2 ) was cleaned by Civil Engineering Department and
about 30m3 debris/vegetation was removed from the area. (25.09.2017)