On the occasion of the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis took part; in a ‘Swachhta Abhiyaan,’ at Sion-Koliwada area in Mumbai on Wednesday.
Leading a cleanliness drive in the area, he urged people to keep the country clean.
Fadnavis also took to Twitter to pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and former prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri on their birth anniversary.
“Our Salutations to Mahatma Gandhi ji on Gandhi Jayanti! It is very special that we are celebrating his 150th birth anniversary. India is marching forward with great speed towards fulfilling Bapu’s dreams of rural development, Make In India and Clean India !”, he tweeted.
A number of events including cleanliness drives were organised in different parts of the country to mark the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary.