MINGORA (By Saeed Yousafzai): The district administration in collaboration with the WSSC Swat launched a 10 days clean-the-street campaign here on Wednesday.
Organized by WSSC Swat, the campaign began with the cleaning of the Mingora and Saidu sharif stream and streets in different union councils.
Commissioner Malakand division Zahirul Islam, WSSC CEO Sheeda Mohammad, Board Of Directors and a large number civil society activists, officials of the District Administration, WSSC staff and political workers also participated in the launch event of the cleanliness campaign.
Speaking on the occasion, Commissioner Malakand division and Wssc Swat CEO said cleanliness was half of the faith and that it was collective responsibility of people from all walks of life to keep the environment clean.
“Cleanliness is an integral part of the Muslim faith and a hallmark of civilized societies,” they said. They called for raising awareness among general public about importance of keeping the environment clean.
Later, a walk was held starting from the Regional Forest office Shagai Saidu sharif to Commissioner office Saidu sharif .