On the 2nd of October, student and staff members of T. John College undertook a campaign rally in observance of Gandhi Jayanthi with the agenda and theme of “Swachh Bharath Abhiyan”.
Bangalore based social activist Mrs. Pavitra Jatin managed the rally’s preparations, right from the inception of the idea, to its execution on 2nd October, 2016.
T. John College Principal Dr.Shikha Tiwari and Vice Principal Mrs. Hemalatha Dodamani also joined student and staff members into rallying for the noble cause. Assistant Professor Arun Kumar along with a team of 20 faculty members helped manage the arrangements for the campaign. Initiated at points of Gottigere and Arekere in South Bengaluru, the rally met its conclusion at Hulimavu, South Bengaluru. Filling the air with motivating slogans, T. Johnites managed to catch attention of all public presence on road, into a thought-provoking 147th Gandhi Jayanthi (147th Birth Anniversary of Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi) in India.
With Bengaluru police’s protection and student’s ever-lasting enthusiasm towards to cause of a clean and green India turned the event into mega success. The productive weekend ended with refreshments for all participating members of the campaigning rally.The event is part of the NSS cell of the college.