Panaji: July 2nd, 2015 …. The Governor of Goa Smt Mridula Sinha has reiterated that swacch Goa, Swacch Bharat mission will not be possible without people’s participation, involvement and support.
The Governor was speaking at a meeting held with hospital authorities/ doctors at Raj Bhavan on tuesday.
The Governor during the meeting, suggested measures like providing adequate toilets to hospitals for visitors and maintaining cleanliness, having proper bio-medical waste disposal system in hospital, putting up hoardings and also slogans on vehicle, placing adequate number of dustbins inside/ outside hospitals, organizing awareness campaign etc.
The Governor also suggested that one day in a week for atleast one hour should be devoted for maintaining cleanliness in and around the hospitals.
The hospital authorities and doctors who were present at the meeting informed the Governor about the difficulties faced in maintaining cleanliness around the hospital areas. It was suggested that dustbins should be provided at appropriate places so that garbage does not collect in open areas.
The Governor informed the hospital authorities that the issues will be brought to the notice of the Government.
Secretary to Governor Smt Shilpa Shinde (IAS) was present at the meeting. Dr. N. RadhaKrishnan, Spl. Secretary to Governor welcomed and proposed vote of thanks.