The municipal corporation (MC),as part of the Swachh Bharat Week, conducted an awareness programme at Government Senior Secondary School, Jawahar Nagar Camp, on Wednesday.
The MC officials motivated students to keep the city clean and green. This was followed by the students taking out an awareness rally to Kochar market.
Joint commissioner-cum-chief of health and sanitation wing of MC, Amarjeet Singh Sekhon said they would conduct more awareness drives in other schools.
School principal Jasvir Kaur also spoke to students about taking precautions to avoid diseases. She exhorted them to throw waste only in bins and avoid littering.