Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday went ‘plogging’ on a seaside in Mamallapuram the place he’s viewed picking up plastic litter, water bottles, and a lot of of extinguish at some level of his morning poke. Plogging is a global workout pattern that started in Sweden in 2016, which involves jogging or brisk walking while picking up trash.
Urging the people to construct obvious that public areas are smooth and best possible, PM Modi tweeted: “Plogging at a seaside in Mamallapuram this morning. It lasted for over 30 minutes. Also handed over my ‘collection’ to Jeyaraj, who is a part of the resort personnel. Allow us to make obvious our public areas are smooth and best possible! Allow us to even be obvious we dwell fit and healthy.”
In one other tweet, Modi talked about, ”Refreshing poke and exercises in Mamallapuram, along the scenic hump.”
The prime minister is in Tamil Nadu’s Mamallapuram for a two-day informal summit with Chinese language President Xi Jinping, who landed in Chennai on Friday.
Refreshing poke and exercises in Mamallapuram, along the scenic hump. pic.twitter.com/UjUq8FbVAv
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) October 12, 2019
On October 2, on the event of Gandhi Jayanti, Modi had talked about, “Sanitation, conservation of atmosphere and animals, all these items were expensive to Gandhi ji. Plastic is a most predominant threat to all of them. So, now we must acquire the purpose to eradicate ‘single-instruct plastic’ from the nation by the one year 2022.”
Earlier on Independence Day this one year, Modi had launched a marketing campaign to construct the nation free of single-instruct plastic. The Swachh Bharat Abhiyan for a smooth India, launched in 2014, has been his pet programme.