Arunachal Pradesh

Kiren Rijiju participates in Swacch Bharat Abhiyan, cleans drain in Arunachal Pradesh

Kiren Rijiju Swacchh Bharat

Minister of State (MoS) in the Ministry of Home Affairs Shri Kiren Rijiju participated in Swacch Bharat programme as part of Gram Swaraj Abhiyan at Bhalukpong in West Kameng District of Arunachal Pradesh on 18th April.

He was accompanied by a large number of volunteers from different walks of life who participated in the cleaning programme.

In a video posted by Mr Rijiju in social media, he can be seen cleaning a dirty drain.

Kiren Rijiju

MoS Home Shri Kiren Rijiju cleaning a dirty drain in Arunachal Pradesh

In social media, he explained his views on the importance of cleanliness.

“सफाई एक दिन का काम नहीं है। स्वच्छता टिकी रह पाएगी यदि सफाई हमारे निजी और सार्वजनिक जीवन का अभिन्न अंग बन जाती है। हमारा देश भी साफ क्यों नहीं हो सकता?” (Cleanliness is not one day task. Cleanliness can be sustained only when it becomes intrinsic part of both personal and social life of a person. Why can’t our country be clean?”, he wrote in a tweet that carried the video.


(The Kamalanagar Times is a non-profit initiative. Support us by voluntary contributions. We welcome your comments at



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.