North Goa Collector launches Swachh Bharat Activities at IndianOil Petrol Pump


Goa Khabar: In line with the “Swachh Bharat” mission, the District Collector of North Goa Ms. R Menaka inaugurated the completely renovated toilet facilities at Indian Oil’s Petrol Pump M/s Heera Petroleum situated in the heart of Panaji City near KTC bus stand.

The toilet facilities have been renovated by team of Indian Oil’s Goa Divisional Office as a part of Swachh Bharat Abhiyam . Taking forward the baton of Swachhta started by Honourable Prime Minister, District Collector has rededicated the refurbished state of the art toilet facility to customers.

The event was followed by Benzene absorbing sapling plantation by District Collector North Goa. Shri Siddhartha Swarup Chief Divisional Retail Sales Manager , Goa Divisional Office  Indian Oil informed  “The saplings planted today are special breed of plants which absorbs benzene and other formaldehydes generated out of Petroleum vapours at Petrol Pumps contributing to eco-friendly environment”.

Subsequently Swachhta Pledge was administered by Ms. R. Menaka to the large gathering present at the petrol pump to propagate the message of Swachhta to fellow citizens. At the end of the program, jute bags were distributed to petrol pump customers by District Collector for discouraging the single use plastic.