“Yaadgari Plogging 1 Km Run” in the memory of martyrs of Jalianwala Bagh massacre held on 13 Apr, 2021.
A plogging 1 km from Bhagat Singh Chowk to Punjab Press Club, Jalandhar was organized by the Department of National Cadet Corps, Doaba College. On the direction of Colonel Parveen Kabthiyal (2PB(B)BNNCC) via vide letter no. 7/G/ to Principal, Doaba College, ANO Lt. Rahul Bhardwaj along with 35 cadets participated in the event.
Principal Dr. Pardeep Bhandari motivated and encouraged the cadets before the plogging started. ANO Lt. Rahul Bhardwaj directed the cadets to maintain social distancing throughout the march.
The motive of the march was to make people recall the incident of brutal killing of innocent people at Jalianwala Bagh on 13 April, 1919. Slogans and banners were used to capture the attention of local people. Cadets also picked up trash and litter during the march to give the message to people to keep the surroundings clean. Training JCO Subedar Amarjit Singh and three NCOs were present to guide and motivate the cadets throughout the plogging.