The scheme was launched in Mahatma Gandhi’s centenary year 1969 aimed at developing student’s personality through community service. The cardinal principles of N.S.S. Program is that it is organized by the students themselves, and both the students and teachers through their combined participation in community service, get a sense of involvement in the talks of nation building.
Motto of NSS
U N I T Y A N D D I S C I P L I N E
This reflects the essence of democratic living and upholds the need for selfless service and appreciation of the other points of view and show consideration for fellow human beings. It underlines that the welfare of an individual is ultimately on the welfare of the society as a whole.
The National Service Scheme in this college consists of 3 units, A B C . Every year more than 150 students are enrolling as voluteers. We have an advisory committee to advice on programme/ planning and development under the chairmanship of the College Principal. On review of this advisory committee the N.S.S. giving importance to environmental protection, adoption of villages/ slums/ community, cleaning of public places. Every year ‘Nammude Maram’ programme is observed with tree plantation and its up keeping, use of environment friendly products and practices, water conservation and harvesting. In agriculture sector, plantation of tapioca, banana, medicinal plants etc. In the health sector we conducting seminar on ‘Youth and Healthy life style’. Donating blood to needy people is one of the major service rendered by our volunteers. The volunteers regularly donating blood to needy patients at Medical Mission, Chithra Hospital etc. Rallies are organized frequent intervals to create awareness on matters related to AIDS and Health, Nutrition and Family, welfare and sanitation.
Survey of needs and plan/monitoring
Panchayath based survey and plan of action. Especially in the poorest sector of society. Introducing Joint Community Development projects. Giving ‘Onam kodis’ and ‘Onam kits’ to the people who belongs to ‘Ashreya Section’ in Pandalam Panchayath every year. Generally the N.S.S Volunteers are the watch and ward in all healthy activities of our college.