Swachh Bharat

  • Responding to Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi's call for 'Swachh Bharat' and to realise Mahatma Gandhi's dream of a clean India, Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) launched a cleanliness campaign in 2016, titled ‘Swachh Bharat Pakhwada’. As part of the campaign, under the leadership of the BEL Management, the employees in the 9 Units of BEL took the 'Swachhta Shapath' and cleaned up their workplaces, office surroundings, removed weeds and other vegetation on the roadside and planted saplings.
  • March pasts, displaying placards and banners to create awareness on cleanliness, and tree planting drives have been organised at townships at the Company’s Units located at Bangalore, Ghaziabad, Hyderabad, Kotdwara, Panchkula, Navi Mumbai, Pune, Chennai and Machilipatnam.
  • BEL’s Machilipatnam Unit has adopted the Reddy Naidu Agraharam village under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan and constructed toilets under Swachh Vidyalay Abhiyaan for 10 Government schools in Krishna district.
  • BEL’s Bangalore Complex had constructed digital library and toilet blocks for Government schools in Kandavara, Chikkaballapur and Turuvekere, Karnataka.
  • The Navi Mumbai Unit has constructed toilet blocks as part of Swachh Vidyalaya Abhiyan at the Secondary School, Nitlas.
  • The Panchkula Unit has launched Swachh Bharat campaign involving students of the Government School at Mandhna village, which has been adopted by the Unit.