Everyone’s responsibility to keep environment clean
SIBU: It is the responsibility of everyone to keep our environment clean at all times.
Kiew Nang Poh Neighbourhood Unit chairperson Cr Kapitan Connie Loh said this at a Cleaning Campaign organised by the unit at an open space near SJK Kiew Nang, Salim yesterday.
“Sibu is considered good in cleanliness compared to other towns and cities. Our town centre is quite clean and we do not see rubbish scattered on our streets,” she said.
She said Sibu Municipal Council is always organising cleanliness campaigns to help keep Sibu clean and pleasant for people to live and work in.
“Cleanliness campaign is important as it is an opportunity to clean up our environment and help raise public awareness on the importance of keeping our town clean.
“We should also build up the habit of cleanliness,” she added.
Connie added that with the rabies outbreak, more careful should be given to disposal of rubbish to keep stray dogs, cats even rats away.
Chairman of Sibu Municipal Council Datuk Tiong Thai King officiated at the launch of the cleaning campaign.
Tiong (fourth from left) and Connie (sixth from right) with others give the thumbs up at the launch of the cleaning campaign.