[Guwahati, 01-10-2023] — The Tepesia Department of Public Administration at Assam Don Bosco University, in collaboration with the Sri Sri Kalimandir Committee and the local community, played a pivotal role in the ‘Ek Tareekh, Ek Ghanta, Ek Saath’ campaign. The initiative, spearheaded by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, unfolded at 10 am on October 1, commemorating the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
The nationwide campaign was a crucial facet of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, an ambitious mission aligned with Gandhi’s vision for a pristine and hygienic India. The Tepesia Department’s active participation underscored the importance of local institutions in driving grassroots engagement for a cleaner and healthier nation.
10 am on October 1, the Department of Public Administration, Assam Don Bosco University embraced its role in this historic initiative. Collaborating seamlessly with the Sri Sri Kalimandir Committee and the local community, the department exemplified the essence of collective responsibility.
This campaign transcended mere symbolism; it embodied a tangible commitment to Gandhi’s principles. The choice of Gandhi Jayanti for this nationwide effort imbued the event with historical and philosophical significance, linking the present to India’s past and its ongoing journey towards cleanliness.
By participating in this cleanliness drive, the Department, along with its collaborators, not only honored Mahatma Gandhi’s legacy but actively contributed to the evolving narrative of a Swachh Bharat. This collective endeavor marked a significant step towards realizing the shared dream of a cleaner, healthier, and more sustainable India.