Sourav Ganguly and Farhan Akhtar Celebrate Makeover of 500 Schools in India
Updated: April 21, 2015 17:55 IST
NDTV Coca-Cola Support My School campaign has reached a milestone of transforming 500 schools and impacting lives of over 1.8 lakh students. Even as the campaign celebrates this landmark, it has already set its eyes on the next mission - 1000 Swachh schools.
Actor, Director, Singer and Producer, Farhan Akhtar with Former Indian Captain, Sourav Ganguly at the NDTV Coca-Cola Support My School event to celebrate revival of 500 schools. The campaign aims to provide basic amenities in schools.
Farhan Akhtar lends his support to the campaign and says, "I hope that the government would focus on the implementation of the various schemes that have been introduced."
Former India Cricket Captain, Sourav Ganguly shares his experience with the little warriors of Kheadaha School in Kolkata, who suffered due to lack of basic facilities in their school in the past and have now benefitted immensely from the Support My School Campaign.
Spreading Happiness: Sourav Ganguly and Farhan Akhtar pledge to help #SupportMySchool mission achieve its goal of 1000 swachh schools.
Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship talks about the importance of toilets in school. "Every child has the right to education with the basic facilities," he added.