KARSINGSA, Jun 29: Large quantities of waste was removed from a stream near Duda village to Dikrong river here during a cleanliness drive on Saturday.

The drive was organised by the All Karsingsa Youth Group.

The drive was led by Itanagar Municipal Corporation corporator Kipa Loram.

He appealed to people not to dump waste into drains, streams and rivers.

The corporator also emphasised the need to maintain cleanliness of the rivers for the future generations.

Volunteers of the All Karsingsa Youth Group, gaon bura Tache Lombi enthusiastically participated in the drive.