Swachh Bharat Abhiyan launched at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Indo Asian News Service

New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Swachh Bharat Abhiyan was launched at the Rashtrapati Bhavan Saturday with 35 officers and 2,000 employees of the President's Secretariat taking part in the cleanliness drive.

"All officers and staff, including those from President's Bodyguard, Army Guard and Delhi Police undertook a cleanliness drive within the President's Estate," said an official statement.

The cleanliness drive will continue till Oct 2 (Gandhi Jayanti).

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will Oct 2 launch the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan which aims at providing toilets to every household in the country.