The NSS Unit of NGSM Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences organized “Swachhta Pakhwada” as a part of “Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsava” on 13th August 2022. The program was inaugurated at the college campus by Prof. Dr. C. S. Shastry, Principal, NGSMIPS. In his inaugural speech, Dr. Shastry explained the need of carrying out continuous cleanliness awareness drive in order to make people conscious about sanitation and hygiene and mitigate environmental pollution to facilitate healthy living. He asked all the participants to carry out swachhata abhiyaan on regular basis and also spread the awareness to as many people as possible. Dr. Santanu Saha, NSS Program Officer along with teaching and non-teaching staff joined the NSS volunteers to clean the campus and surrounding areas. At the end of the cleaning program the collected waste was segregated and disposed appropriately.