In a remarkable display of unity and commitment to environmental conservation, CLEANATHON 2.0, 2023, spearheaded by Amruta Fadnavis’s Divyaj Foundation in collaboration with Asif Bhamla’s Bhamla Foundation and the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM), unfolded on the shores of Juhu Beach on September 29, 2023. This significant event garnered support from influential personalities, political leaders, and Bollywood stars, including Rajkummar Rao, Saiyami Kher, Isha Koppikar, Jackky Bhagnani, and Miss World 2017 Manushi Chillar.
Under the able leadership of Mrs. Amruta Fadnavis, the event aimed at raising awareness about marine life conservation and promoting effective waste management practices. With a staggering 5000 participants, consisting of dedicated volunteers, supporters, and team members, CLEANATHON 2.0, 2023, not only symbolized a mass cleanup effort but also served as a powerful testament to our collective responsibility in preserving the environment.
Esteemed figures such as Shri Vivek Phansalkar Ji, Hon. Police Commissioner of Mumbai; Shri Iqbal Singh Chahal Ji, Hon. Municipal Commissioner & Administrator of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation; Shri Ameet Bhaskar Satam Ji, Hon. Member of Maharashtra Legislative Assembly; Shri Mangal Prabhat Lodha Ji, Hon. Minister of Ministry of Tourism, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship; Shri Rahul Narvekar Ji, Hon. Speaker of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly; and Shri Shrikant Shinde Ji, Member of Lok Sabha, lent their support to this noble cause.
Rajkummar Rao, one of the prominent faces of the entertainment industry, expressed his enthusiasm about participating in CLEANATHON 2.0, 2023. He emphasized the vital importance of ocean conservation and environmental stewardship, highlighting the need for collective efforts to protect our planet’s lifeblood – the oceans. His sentiment echoed the core ethos of the event: that small individual actions, when combined, can create a significant impact on our environment.
Mrs. Amruta Fadnavis, the driving force behind CLEANATHON 2.0, 2023, spoke passionately about the event’s significance. She commended the volunteers and participants for their unwavering dedication to safeguarding the environment. For her, CLEANATHON 2.0, 2023 – Juhu Beach, was not just a cleanup event; it was a powerful statement of our unyielding commitment to the environment. Her call to action resonated deeply, inviting everyone to join this movement, reinforcing the idea that together, we can ensure the well-being of our planet for generations to come.
Beyond the cleanup efforts, CLEANATHON 2.0, 2023, served as an inspiration to the youth and citizens alike. It underscored the importance of raising awareness about Mother Nature and the significance of ocean life. The event acted as a reminder of our shared duty to keep our environment clean, ensuring a sustainable future. CLEANATHON 2.0, 2023, stands as a beacon of hope, illuminating the path toward a cleaner, healthier planet, reminding us all that our actions today determine the legacy we leave for tomorrow.