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Swachh Bharat

 

                      On 27.09.2018, the 20 NCC Cadets of 1 Tamilnadu Signal Company NCC and 10 NSS Volunteers of AM Jain College, its Principal Dr N Venkataramanan and Prof.(Lt.) G.Mahaveer lifted plastic covers, carry bags, papers, fooditem covers from the railway tracks and platforms at Meenambakkam Railway Station along with the railway officials led by the Principal Chief Operations Manager of Southern Railways Sri S.Anantharaman. Both the teams took pledge that they will keep their house, neighbourhood, place of work clean without littering hereinafter and will give 100 hours effort towards the Swachha Bharat Abhiyan Programme of Hon'ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modiji.

Southern Railways invited NCC team of AM Jain College to aid in  efforts for its Swachata Mission.

In furtherance to the variety in its ongoing Cleanliness Initiative, the NCC Cadets and NSS Volunteers (both together 117 in number) of A.M.Jain College cleaned the campus of AM Jain College and its surrounding streets/road sides on 26 Sept 2018 and collected 14 bags of wastes comprising plastic covers/carry bags, papers etc. The Principal Dr.N.Venkataramanan and the Commanding Officer of 1 TN Signal Company NCC Lt.Col.S.Shashidhar participated in the Swachchta programme and appreciated the well-motivated cadets and volunteers towards their cleanliness drive. Thereafter the cadets and volunteers lifted plastics, plastic covers/carry bags, thermacoals, papers & other wastes from the Pazhavanthangal area and collected 27 bags full of littered waste materials. In total 41 bags of collected wastes were dropped in the dustbins kept for the purpose at various places.

OBJECTIVES OF NATIONAL SERVICE SCHEME (NSS)

  • Understand the community in which they work
  • Understand themselves in relation to their community
  • Identify the needs and problems of the community and involve them in problem-solving
  • Develop among themselves a sense of social and civic responsibility
  • Utilise their knowledge in finding practical solutions to individual and community problems
  • Develop competence required for group-living and sharing of responsibilities
  • Gain skills in mobilising community participation
  • Acquire leadership qualities and democratic attitudes
  • Develop capacity to meet emergencies and natural disasters and
  • Practise national integration and social harmony