MARDAN, 7 December: The sanitation competitions among primary and high girls schools organised by a non-governmental organisation were held in Mardan on Tuesday.

The girls students on the occasion prepared attractive models from the scrap material. Sentential High School Canal Road got first position in the competition, Lund Khwar High School got second position and Labour Colony High School grabbed third position.

The purpose of the competition was to create awareness among the girls students about the importance of sanitation and cleanliness.

District Nazim Himayatullah Mayar, who was chief guest on the occasion, distributed prizes among the students who displayed good performance.

“Our school got first position in preparing models from scrap material. We worked hard for this competition and we will gain good position in other competitions as well,” a student of the winning team told TNN.