In a meeting held on May 22nd 2009 under the chairmanship of Home Secretary, the UT Administration has decided to launch various social initiatives in partnership with various NGOs. The nodal officers concerned for each of the five programmes are listed below :
Female Foeticide and Drug De-addiction Programme: Dr. M.S. Bains, Director Health Service 2700255
Sanitation and Removal of Garbasge Programme: Dr. G. Dewan, Medical Officer Health, MC, Chandigarh 5046069
Tree Plantation Programme: Sh. Ishwar Singh, Conservator of Forest 2700217
Alternates School Education Programme for out of School Street Children: Sh. Samwartak Singh, DPI(S) 2740411
Rehabilitation of Differently abled persons Smt. Amandeep Kaur, Director, Social Welfare 2700372
Each Rotary Club in the Chandigarh region is requested to register themselves with the Chandigarh Administration and send in applications to the nodal officers concerned for the programme/s in which your club shall be interested to participate. The last date for Registration is 5th June 2009. Please hurry.
Later on 10th June 2009, Chandigarh Administration shall be holding a seminar on this subject at 10am and all participating Rotary Club representatives including the current and incoming leadership is requested to attend.