Railway station Clean up


It began with one of the parent sharing her wish to do something for community. We planned to clean up Kelmanagalm railway station. After talk with the station master we understood various issues including missing dustbins. So we had the challenge to install a dustbin which has no resale value at the same time collects garbage. Two team worked – one to make dustbin and other to clean garbage thrown in the bushes at the side of the platform. At times it felt yukky to pick garbage (diapers, plastic, paper cups) but the team continued. Weather was hot, some took breaks, some continued…