Amity University Jharkhand, 01/05/2018: Following the Prime Minister's clarion call on 2nd October 2014 for each individual to devote at least 100 hours to Swachhata through the year, the Ministry of Human Resource Development in association with the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation has launched the 'Swachh Bharat Summer Internship – 100 Hours of Swachhata'. The students of Amity University Jharkhand along with the coordinators- Dr. Prabhat Kumar Tripathi and Dr. Shovona Choudhury were actively involved in the internship in making Swachh Bharat Mission a true Jan Andolan. This was done under the guidance of Prof. (Dr.) Raman Kumar Jha (Hon. Vice chancellor, Amity University Jharkhand) and Prof. (Dr.) Ajit Kumar Pandey (Director, Amity University Jharkhand).
The program aims to:
* Develop the skill and orientation of youth for sanitation related work
* Give youth across the country an opportunity to make a significant contribution to the swachhata revolution
* Integrate youth in the community service in rural areas in the run up to the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.