A clean surrounding is what we can give to our present and future generations. The NSS units of the college planned a 15 day ‘Special Cleanliness Drive’ in the college from 1st August to 15th August and held various activities like taking cleanliness pledge, cleaning benches and desks of all the class rooms, campus cleaning, pond cleaning and motivated others to do the same. NSS students conducted door to door campaign and visited 318 houses creating awareness on cleanliness at homes and surrounding areas. The staff and students of SDM College held a massive ‘Cleanliness Awareness Rally’ in Ujire on 14th August. About 1500 students spread the importance of cleanliness through banners and slogans and urged the public to join their hands in maintaining their home and surroundings clean.