LAHORE - The Lahore Waste Management Company (LWMC), in collaboration with Kinnaird College for Women, organised an awareness seminar titled ‘Cleanliness is our Goal, What is your Role’.

Objective of the seminar was to educate students on sanitation especially on LWMC cleanliness arrangements regarding Eidul Azha to make city clean by disposing of animal waste.

MPA and Social Welfare Department Chairperson Kiran Dar and Principal Dr Rukhsana David presided over the seminar. Other guests included Vice Principal Dr Nishat Khan, Senior Manager Operations Albayrak Hussain Kartal, Manager Communication LWMC Jamil Khawar and Assistant Manager LWMC Muhammad Umair Khan.

Hussain Kartal and Umair Khan gave a detailed presentation to the participants on LWMC measures to be adopted on Eid to ensure city free of animal waste. Documentaries on SWM and clean environment were screened and a special play to highlight the importance of clean environment and role of people was staged by students. Dar stressed the need for active role of community, especially students in maintaining clean and healthy environment in the city.

Later, campus cleanup operation and waste picking activity was carried out by students accompanying LWMC staff.