Patiala 31st January
With a stern commitment to serve the nation, the 7-day National service scheme (NSS) camp was organized by Aryans Group of Colleges, Chandigarh. The camp was inaugurated by Dr. Manjula Kataria, Principal, Aryans College of Education.
The camp started under the theme “Swachh Bharat Mission” under which the volunteers cleaned the college campus and the adjoining lawns and gardens, made to paint the trees and pots. Tree plantation activity was also done wherein students adopted few plants.
On the second day Prof. Mehar Singh Malhi, Government College, Mohali delivered a lecture on origin & importance of the mother language Punjabi to the students. Third and forth day witnessed Health, sanitation & AIDS awareness drive in the nearby villages Thuha, Nepa, Alampur etc followed by distribution of clothes and blankets by the nursing students and staff.
A blood Donation Camp was also organized on the 5th Day by PGI, Chandigarh in the campus wherein 57 units of blood were collected. Advocate Sh. Satpal Bedi, law expert visited villages and created awareness about various laws, rules and regulations to be adopted for the betterment of their own.
Dr. Manjula Kataria, Principal, Aryans College of Education appreciated the patriotism, compassion and love that the volunteers depicted for their nation-their motherland, and further inspired them all to remain a part of such social activities. She thanked all the revered guests who spared their valuable time to be a part of this camp.
Kataria while adding said that such camps ensure the all round development of students. The students of Aryans were also acknowledged on the self-employment opportunities by the principal.