Swachch Bharat Abhiyan which had kick-started all over the country also made its presence felt in the city. Giving in to the clarion call of the Prime Minister of India Mr. Narendra Modi, eminent celebrities of Kolkata took part in the Swachch Bharat Abhiyan event that started from the Santoshpur Mini bus stand and had been organized by the Santoshpur Jadavpur Nagarik Mancha.
Some of the celebrities who supported this event and came in to participate included Rituparna Sengupta, Suman Banerjee, P. C. Sorcar and his family, George Baker, Anjana Basu, Nimu Bhoumick, Anindo Chakraborty and others.
Tollywood Diva Rituparna Sengupta along with director Jayasree Bhattacharya was also present at the occasion. Speaking at the occasion Rituparna Sengupta said “This is indeed a great and noble initiative. It is our duty as responsible citizens to clean our country. It is simply not only the duty of the government but also of the people too. We must all understand this and work accordingly. Only then will our Honorable Prime Minister’s dream come true”.
Magician P. C. Sorcar who was also part of this initiative came in with his family for the initiative. “I wish I could eradicate all the garbage with the help of my magic. That would have been the ultimate achievement for me as a magician. People look up to us and it becomes even more important to act as role models. I am very happy to be a part of this initiative”.
With initiatives of this kind taking place all over the country, contribute your bit in keeping India clean!!