23-01-2018 01:00 PM | Lathika Saju | My Indian Dream
Festival had events such as workshops, talks and performances
A three-day Kachra Mahotsav 2018, India's first Garbage Festival, was held in Chattisgarh from Friday to Sunday. The festival is one of a kind which aimed to increase awareness, use the waste generated in the city creatively, and to showcase multiple techniques for reusing things that are labeled as garbage.
The festival was organized by the Raipur Municipal Corporation. It included workshops, talks, performances and also some interesting installations. As part of the celebrations, students also contributed poems on the importance of cleanliness and hygiene.