FERAL: Foundation for Ecological Research, Advocacy and Learning

Foundation for Ecological Research, Advocacy and Learning

Swachhta Pakhwada

FERAL participated in an hour long presentation and discussion during the Swachhta Pakhwada being observed by the Central Board of Excise Customs, Pondicherry on the 18th of January, 2018.

The presentation attempted to spur discussion on the Clean India Mission, the challenges faced during its implementation and the ways common citizens might participate in making it a success. The discussion and meeting was chaired by Mr U Niranjan, I.R.S., Commissioner, Central Excise &Service Tax and attended by various officers from the department. The Commissioner suggested that the housing society and office renew efforts to recycle solid waste and explore the installation of a DEWATS system for the office complex as a step towards reducing and recycling waste.

Discussions with participants during the event.
The commissioner's address to the participants.
Event Information


R.S. Bhalla
Senior Doctoral Fellow

Event Details

Date: 18th Jan 2018
Venue: Office of the Commissioner of Central Excise & Service Tax, Goubert Avenue, Puducherry
Number of Participants: 30

Event Image Slideshow

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