Seraikela: A pledge to keep the surroundings and households clean was taken on Sunday on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti by the officials of Seraikela Civil Court.
A function was organized on the occasion. The participants of the event included officials of the Civil Court and district administration. They paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi by garlanding his portrait.
The chief guest of the occasion was district sessions judge Dilip Kumar. The other guests included the SP of Seraikela-Kharsawan Indrajeet Mahatha, SDO Deepak Kumar, DDC Iqbal Alam Ansari, Paras Nath Yadav, District Transport Officer Poonam Lata and District Planning officer Suresh Roy.
Other judges and officials of district civil court and district administration were also present during the programme. After the cleanliness drive, the Sessions Judge planted a sapling on the premises of the civil court and iterated the pledge to make Seraikela-Kharsawan a pollution-free district.
The SP directed the police officials to take legal action against people spreading garbage in the district.