Sopore, Oct 24: RAAHAT an NGO in collaboration with Municipal Council Sopore has taken an initiative "Kabaad Se Jugaad" where the social workers of RAAHAT acquired various skills and learned to reuse solid waste like plastic bottles, old tyres, used pens, cardboards etc to make them very attractive and useful objects.
Talking to media chairman RAAHAT Aashiq Hussain Zaki said “that we will start an awareness programme in schools & colleges, where our social workers will train the students in how they can use the waste to make various useful objects.”
He said that the effort of creativity can provide employment as well. "They will not only earn a dignified livelihood for their families but can help to save the environment from the menace of unattended plastic waste as well.”
Meanwhile, president Municipal council Sopore Masrat Rasool Kar also hailed the efforts of RAAHAT to take this initiative which earlier Municipal Council had started in Sopore town.
She said that many volunteers including female students have already joined in supporting the initiative and are working on different themes.