Thursday, May 24, 2018
News

MCG announces Shekhar Gurera as official cartoonist for Swachh Survekshan

   SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend    Print this Page   COMMENT

Chandigarh | Tuesday, Jan 30 2018 IST
Municipal Corporation of Gurugram on Tuesday announced renowned cartoonist Shekhar Gurera from Gurugram as the official cartoonist (Brand Ambassador for cartoons) for Swachh Survekshan 2018. The engagement would entail Mr Gurera contributing a series of cartoons around various aspects of cleanliness. The aim is to sensitise citizens to follow best sanitation practices through unique medium of cartoons. Additionally, the cartoons will also appeal to citizens to actively participate in the ongoing Swachh Survekshan with their feedback, thus contributing to the city's ranking. Speaking on the appointment of Mr Gurera, Joint Commissioner and nodal officer for Swachh Bharat Mission in Gurugram Anu Sheokand said, "Municipal Corporation of Gurugram is delighted to have Mr Gurera onboard us, as the official cartoonist (Brand Ambassador for cartoons) for Swachh Survekshan 2018. Being a distinguished citizen of Gurugram and a renowned cartoonist, we are confident that his cartoon designs will help us take the message of cleanliness to the citizens in a creative manner. I appreciate his voluntary support in our efforts to sensitize citizens around cleanliness and most importantly encouraging them to actively participate in Swachh Survekshan 2018. I also urge citizens to keep their surroundings clean and participate in Swachh Survekshan 2018. Its only when the corporation and citizens work hand-in-hand, we can together realize the Swachh Gurugram vision." The cartoon designs touch upon various elements of cleanliness and Swachh Bharat Mission, including waste segregation, open defecation free and following other best practices like saying no to plastics, keeping the surroundings clean. Speaking on his appointment, Mr Gurera said, "I am happy to support Municipal Corporation of Gurugram's initiatives to create awareness around cleanliness and sanitation and essentially participation in Swachh Survekshan 2018. I believe that each and every citizen of Gurugram should come forward and participate in the ambitious and noble Swachh Bharat Mission program. Cartoons have a unique way to inspire people and often have a profound impact on the on-lookers. I hope my contribution of cartoon designs will help in sensitizing citizens to follow healthy sanitation practices and to maintain cleanliness. It's also my appeal to the citizens of the city to come forward and participate in Swachh Survekshan 2018." UNI DB AE 1558

-- (UNI) -- C-1-DL0454-1229728.Xml

Watch News Videos

 
  LATEST COMMENTS ()
POST YOUR COMMENT
Comments Not Available
 
POST YOUR COMMENT
 
TRENDING TOPICS
 
 
 
CITY NEWS
MORE CITIES
INDIA WORLD ASIA
AP govt inaugurates RO plants in kidney ...
Will not support BJP in LS polls if mini...
Baidyanath Ayurved introduces rose petal...
Secularism and tolerance is in DNA of In...
Won't support BJP if mining crisis not r...
Key candidate withdraws in Kairana, oppo...
More...    
 
 Top Stories
Worried about high cholesterol leve... 
Eiza Gonzalez, Sam Heughan join Vin... 
Colours are important element for h... 
Online tickets sale for Hero Interc... 
TN toll rises to 13, Thoothukudi te... 
Neck injury shelves Kohli's county ... 
North Korea demolishes nuclear test... 
Jet's stocks crash on net loss, aud...