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Puneet Sagar Abhiyan Cleaning of Lalbagh Lake
Bengaluru, 13 JAN 2023
3 Karnataka Battalion NCC under Group ‘A’, Bengaluru conducted Cleaning of Lalbagh Lake in Bengaluru on 12 JAN 2023 from 1100hrs to 1300hrs under Puneet Sagar Abhiyan programme of the National Cadet Corps aimed at educating people to clean seashores, rivers, lakes and other water bodiesof plastic and other waste materials.
The Abhiyan was flagged off by Lt Col Damodaran PP, Commanding Officer 3 Karnataka Battalion. Total 93 Cadets from various institutions of 3 Kar Bn NCC, Bengaluru participated in the event with great enthusiasm. The cadets interacted with local population and spread the awareness on importance of keeping our waterbodies free of plastic and other waste. The cadets collected 46kgs of plastic and other waste and handed over to Mr.Sunil, representative of Shakti Plastic, who is doing a social service to the people by producing various products from recycled plastic.