Ujjain : Simhastha mela authorities have launched ‘Whatsapp Group’, to train volunteers for the guiding the masses during the Simhastha mela.
The mela authorities are trying to involve the senior secondary and under graduate students from the city schools and colleges, as volunteers for the Simhastha mela. Many of the training sessions by collector and other officers have been held in past to train the students, for aiding the organizers in the Simhastha mela. Now for instant answers to query of trained and new volunteers the mela authorities have started an official Whatsapp group.
Deputy Fair Officer Abhishek Dubey told Free Press, “Initially a Whatsapp group has been created with around 150 undergraduate students of a city based college. In the group the volunteers post their queries, and we provide answers”. Basically it is a measure to keep alive the participation of youth with any ways possible, he added. These volunteers will aid the organizers at help centers, lost and found centers, guiding assistants and in crowd management. Dubey can be reached at 94072-68435.