Nirmal Bharath Campaign-Swachch Kallianpura Swasth Kallianpura held

Udupi : Nirmal Bharath Abhiyan Campaign –“ Swachch Kallianpura, Swasth Kallianpura” organized by Catholic Sabha Milagres Cathedral Unit along with Milagres Cathedral, Venkataramana Temple Kallianpura, Rotary Club Kallianpura, ICYM & YCS Milagres Cathedral unit, Milagres Friends, Kallianpur Grama Panchayat, Kallianpura Shop Owners Association and others on Sunday, 30th November, 2014.

The campaign inaugurated by Very Rev Fr. Stany B. Lobo Rector and Parish Priest of Milagres Cathedral. During the inaugural occasion Rev. Fr. Mahesh D’Souza Principal of Milagres English School as well as Animator of ICYM, Rev Fr. Denis Lobo Director of Pilar Fathers, Felciana Lewis President of Catholic Sabha Milagres unit, Rtn. Subbanna Pai of Venketaramana Temple, Rtn. Peter Cornelio President of Rotary Club Kallianpura,Sathish Naik President of Kallianpur Grama Panchayat,  Walter Cyril Pinto Vice President of Milagres Cathedral Pastoral Council, Hector Lewis of Milagres Friends, Melwyn Sequiera of Kallianpura Show Owners Association and other Associations officials were present.

Very Rev Fr. Stany B. Lobo pointed out the need to be Swachch Kallianpura and Swasth Kallianpura at present scenario. The present era of computer, internet and other facilities, rather people should concentrate on clean environment which will be very badly needed for the human beings.  He called to bring about an improvement in the general quality of life in the rural areas.

Sathish Naik spoke during the occasion. Walter Cyril Pinto also addressed the gatherings. Large number of people cleaned the surroundings of Kallianpur Church gate to Goretti Hospital. Felciana Lewis welcomed the gatherings, proposed vote of thanks and compered the inaugural program.

Meanwhile Gopalapura Ward Nagarikara Hitharakshana Vedike (Reg) also organized Swachch Bharath Abhiyan with the collaboration of Lions Club Kallianpura, Rotary Kallianpura, JCI Club Kallianpura, Catholic Sabha Mount Rosary unit and local people at Santhekatte. The Abhiyan led by local Councilor Chandrakanth Naik, Retd. Prof. Richard Rebello of Vedike, Jayananda Naik former councilor, Valerian Fernandes of Catholic Sabha, John Patrick Lewis of Lions Club, Rotary Club officials and other associations officials were present during the abhiyan.

News published on: 2014-12-01