Efforts Group in Safdarjung Enclave in Delhi has been working towards improvement in quality of life of not only members but also of all residents in the area and the and surrounding colonies.
They have been taking up issues of importance to common persons whether it be of bijali, sadak ,pani, or education. Their sustained efforts have got them a beautiful Recreation Hall & Library.
This has been possible only through excellent leadership ( Shri Pankaj Agarwal, Shri Watwani ) and cooperation among members.
They have consistently been supported and helped by Prof Kiran Walia, Minister for Health & Family Welfare in the Govt of Delhi.
There is a need for more such groups not only in Delhi but across all metros.
Dear Residents & Friends,
Forwarding a few pictures of Efforts Group’s celeberation of World Environment Day & also Inaugeration of DDA’s Recreation Hall cum Library in Safdarjung Enclave.
This DDA built Recreation Hall & Library located in B-4 Block opposite to B-4/229, Safdarjung Enclave was alloted to Efforts Group. It was inaugurated by Prof Kiran Walia, Minister for Health & Family Welfare Govt of Delhi in a glittering function held at the premises on 05th Jun 2010. Earlier Hawan & Puja was also performed in the premises for the welfare & peace for all. Minister informed the gathering that Efforts Group, Federation of RWA’s & Proactive Residents of Safdarjung Enclave has been since year 1997 working towards improvement in quality of life of not only for its members but also for all residents in the area and the surrounding colonies. They have been taking up issues of importance to common persons whether it be a issue of bijali, pani, sadak, parks, cleanliness or education. Their sustained efforts have got them this beautiful Hall.
Appreciating the good work done by Mr Pankaj Agarwal & his Efforts Group’s team, she assured that she will also take up with the Govt for making this beautiful Recreational Hall Air conditioned. Mr Pankaj Agarwal assured the gathering that the premises will be best used for the benefits of residents & called for their suggestions also.
Day also being a World Environment Day, Prof Walia planted trees in the premises along with a few others. She also took promise from residents that they will avoid misuse of precious commodity WATER by not washing cars etc by pipes & shall use utmost care & precautions in the use of water.
Mr Bhure Lal, Chairman appointed by Supreme Court appointed monitoring committee on misuse of residential premises & also he being Chairman of Environment, Pollution(Prevention & Control) Authority & speaking on the occasion advised the gatherings that how they can help keep city free from pollution & keep it clean. Ms Anita Bhargava of Lets do it Delhi campaign for cleaning of Delhi also spoke on cleanliness. Earlier during the week there was also cleanliness drive in the Safdarjung Enclave & residents promised that they will help the Govt agencies in keeping the area, park, back lanes etc clean.
Also present on the occasion were Sr officers from DDA, MCD, Police & functionaries from various RWAs & residents. Also present were office bearers & members from Rotary Club of Delhi (South-West).
Newman Charitable Trust agreed to offer one Ambulance & all necessary equipments for physiotherapy Center to be set up in the premises. Several Volunteers offered books, furniture for Recreational Hall cum Library & also liberal donations for making it one of the best recreational center.
With Warm Regards
S L Watwani
Media Coordinator, Efforts Group