For strengthening the ‘Swachh Bharat’ initiative announced by the Honorable Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Young Indians an integral part of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has launched ‘Mission –Santizing and Sensitizing India’, an initiative to work with institution and companies on area of Social Responsibility. The objective of the Young Indians’ mission is to create awareness in the society through the social connect and networking of the Young Indians.
Keeping the above in perspective, and continuous endeavor of the Young Indian, this time the Yi Siliguri organised another awareness programme on 6 August, 2017 with the street vendors, on hygiene & Cleanliness at Siliguri’s ‘Nirvana’ located at Khalpara’s Agrasen Road of Siliguri under Ward 9.
The program started at around 9:00 am at the venue. 50 street hawkers participated in the program that included golgappa sellers, chaat sellers, momo sellers, jhal muri sellers, peanut sellers etc. In this program a utilizing kit containing of gloves, hair mask, face mask, aprons, garbage bag and dustbins were distributed to the participants by the members of the Young Indians.
The dignitaries present were Swach Bharat Team Chair Mr. Gautam Rathi, Mr. Rakesh Goyel, Mr. Mangallam Kalyani and others.
Young Indians (Yi) is an integral part of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), a non-government, not-for-profit, industry led and industry managed organisation playing a proactive role in India’s development process. Yi was formed in the year 2002 with an objective of creating a platform for young Indians to realize the dream of a developed nation. Yi has around 2350 direct members in 40 chapters, and engages around 10500 students through chaupals, under the brand ‘Yuva’. The Yi membership includes young progressive Indians between the age group of 21 & 40 and comprises entrepreneurs, professionals and achievers from different walks of life. “To become the Voice of Young Indians Globally” being the vision of Yi, it provides a platform for young Indians to participate in and contribute by becoming an integral part of the Indian growth story. Yi’s work is divided primarily into three groups; “Youth Leadership”, “Nation Building” and “Thought Leadership”