CHANDIGARH,18.01.20-The Horticulture Committee of Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women organized a plantation drive as part of the ongoing Swachhata Pakhwada- a fortnightly initiative focusing on the issues and practices of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. College Principal Dr. Nisha Bhargava led the drive wherein saplings with high rate of absorption of carbon dioxide were planted. On the inaugural day, the Swachhata Committee (Commerce) of the college had organized a Swachhata Pledge ceremony.

Principal Dr.Nisha Bhargava informed that for bringing about behavioural change towards swachhata, the college is working consistently in the area by organizing various sensitization programmes and undertaking initiatives like setting up of solar panels, biogas plant, segregation of waste, vermicomposting, artificial forest and so on.