Union Home Minister and National President of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Amit Shah and party’s working President JP Nadda on Saturday launched the ‘Sewa Saptah’ by meeting patients at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), enquiring about their health, distributing fruits to them and sweeping hospital floor.
Sewa Saptah- the programme spanning a week is being observed to mark Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s birthday on September 17.
Speaking on the occasion, Amit Shah said, “Our workers would begin celebrating Sewa Saptah from Saturday. Our Prime Minister has dedicated his entire life for the service of the country.”
Sewa Saptah is being observed in between September 14 to 20 and through the entire week, innumerable social initiatives have been planned across the nation by the party including blood donation camps, eye check-up and medical camps. Several exhibitions will also be showcased that will depict the social work done by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. These exhibitions will be organized in every district by the BJP cadres to display the feat of the Central government under Modi’s leadership.
On the 1st day of Sewa Saptah, a message to not use plastic was also sent across as the distribution of these commodities was done in paper and jute bags.