Clean Our Country Day observed in Rajshahi
RAJSHAHI, Sept 15: The Rajshahi event of "Clean Our Country Day" was observed here on Saturday in a bid to encourage cleanliness and protect environment programme.
Hundreds of volunteers participated in a clean-up programme from Alupatty Crossing to Padma Garden amusement park in the city from 11 00 am to 1.00 pm.
More than 100 young volunteers cleaned up open places, residential areas, roads, educational institutions, parks, rivers, and other public and private establishments.
Youths from different social and volunteer organisations, educational institutions and locals participated in the clean-up programme in separate groups.
The volunteers also created awareness among the people and encouraged them to keep their own areas clean throughout the year. "Poriborton Chai," a social organisation, arranged the programme marking the "Let's Clean up the Country Day-2018". -BSS