New Delhi : An open Library has been set up at Bindra Park in Rajouri Garden by South Delhi Municipal Corporation, West Zone in association with Star Wellness & Care Foundation. The Inaugural ceremony marked the gracious presence of Chief Guest Sh. Subhash Arya, Former Mayor, South Delhi, Mr. B.K. Oberoi, Chairman, Standing Committee, Rajouri Garden Ward, Ms. Shweta Saini, Chairperson, South DMC, West Zone, Mr. Rahul Singh IAS, Deputy Commissioner, South DMC, West Zone, Mr. Sameer Bhati, Founder, Star Foundation, Members of RWAs and teachers from various schools.
The library is decked up with books relating to stories, spiritual learnings, Indian history, current affairs and much more. A librarian from 7 am to 6 pm will be available for the help and regulation of the library. Daily newspapers from various News Agencies will also be available. A feedback register is placed at the library where people may give their innovative suggestions to improve the facilities and the working of the library.
Dr. Sameer Bhati, Founder, Star Foundation and Director at Star Imaging and Path Lab said ” As reading helps us to imbibe knowledge and positive thoughts in our mind, the library is aimed to promote mental wellness among people. We are planning to expand the initiative to other areas too. Covid has already created social imbalance in society. we need people to join hands with us to promote such activities for social harmony”.
“We would like to invite people from the society to donate more books for the Library and participate in this Campaign of reading in a healthy environment ” said Sh. Subhash Arya, Former Mayor, South Delhi.