JNPort is observing ‘Swachhta Pakhwada’ from 15th September to 30th September 2019. The Pakhwada commenced with the administration of Swachhta pledge by Sanjay Sethi, IAS, Chairman, JNPT to all JNPT officials. Series of activities like upkeep and cleaning of office premise, carrying out inspection and repair work of all sanitary facilities in office premises, weeding out of old files, disposal of old unused furniture and electrical and electronic items, cleaning of internal Port roads with painting of road signs, beautification & cleaning of Parks , Township area have been undertaken under the Swachhata Pakhvada
Various competitions like the essay, slogan writing, painting and elocution were organised on “Swachhta theme” for the JNPT school children. A cycle rally was flagged off by Sanjay Sethi, IAS, Chairman, JNPT organised by the school children for spreading cleanliness awareness among the residents of JNPT township. Various posters, banners, placards on cleanliness message were designed and placed at strategic locations and pamphlets distributed to the employees, visitors, school children, explaining them the importance of keeping port premises clean and hygienic and how to reduce the usage of plastic in the daily life.