Mayor unfurl the National Flag at MC Building
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The Municipal Corporation Chandigarh has organized a colorful function to commemorate the Independence Day in MC building, Sector 17. Asha Jaswal, Mayor of Chandigarh was the Chief Guest on the occasion.
While addressing a massive gathering on the occasion after unfurling the National Flag, Mayor said that this was a day of introspection for all of us to see if we have fulfilled the dreams of our great freedom fighters. She said that Chandigarh is a beautiful city and it is our prime duty to maintain its beauty forever. She said that being a Smart City, Chandigarh needs to be maintained its cleanliness, all basic amenities to the citizens and latest technology and infrastructure etc.
Asha Kumari Jaswal, Mayor and Sh. B. Purushartha, IAS, Commissioner, Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh awarded commendation certificates to Municipal Corporation officials including Harmesh Gupta (Supdt. Grade-II), Surinder Kaur (Sr. Scale Stenographer), Aniamma Baso (Accountant), Kamljit Kaur (Draftsman), Ajit Singh (Sr. Assistant),Manoj Kumar Saroha (Steno Typist), Indu Bala (Junior Assistant), Deepak Gaur (Clerk), Joginder Singh Lingwal (Clerk), Surjit Singh (Sub Fire Officer), Bhupinder Singh (Leading Fireman), Kuldeep Singh (Leading Fireman), Gurwinder Singh (Fireman), Pawan Kumar (Fireman), Makhan Singh (Fireman), Dalbir Singh (Driver), Yash Kumar (Driver), Prithi Singh (Driver), Uttam Singh (Driver),Bhupinder Singh (Peon), Joginder Kumar (Work Munshi), Subhash (Sewerman), Ram Parkash (Mali), Kaptan (Safaikaramchari), Partap (Safaikaramchari), Ramesh (Safaikaramchari),Devender Sura (Social Activist), Joginder Kumar (Social Activist), and Mohan Singh (Social Activist).
Rajesh Kumar Gupta, Senior Deputy Mayor, Anil Kumar Dubey, Deputy Mayor, Saurabh Mishra, IAS and Uma Shankar Gupta, PCS, Additional Commissioners,N.P. Sharma, Chief Engineer, Dr. P.S. Bhatti, Medical Officer of Health, Sanjay Arora, Superintending Engineer, Public Health, councilors of MC, former Mayors and councilors, prominent citizens, officers & officials of MC were present during the function.
Earlier, the Mayor and Commissioner inaugurated the Press room in the first floor of MC to facilitate the media persons visiting Municipal Corporation. The Commissioner said that media is essential part to disseminate any kind of information and schemes of government from time to time and it should be given due regard and work place.
During the Independence Day Speech, Mayor listed various completed projects and new initiatives going on under Smart City Mission, Swachh Bharat Mission and other developmental works.