The employees of the University of Hyderabad (UoH) took part in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, an initiative by the Government of India on 2nd October 2014. The Swachhata Shapath (sanitation pledge) was administered to the employees in English by the Registrar Prof. I. Rambrahmam. The pledge was also administered in Hindi and Telugu to all the staff members.
Prof. Ramakrishna Ramaswamy, Vice-Chancellor UoH called upon the staff to remain vigilant about cleanliness and ensure that the surroundings are kept neat and clean. He called upon the university fraternity to ensure that fellow citizens don’t indulge in littering and help in publicizing the message of Clean India mission, to friends and relatives.
Later the staff members of university embarked on cleaning activities around the administration building and their respective departments and offices.