The Pioneer, Dec 26, 2009
Bhawanipatna: A camp of the National Service Scheme (NSS) was organised on Thursday at the Government Women’s College here, with 25 junior girl students vowing to undertake social works till December 31. Chief guest Chandramani Sethi, secretary of Cooperative Society, said the students should convince people to use mosquito nets to prevent malaria and make them aware of AIDS, tobacco hazards and sanitation in slum areas. Geography lecturer Ajay Misra said the students, who would perform well in this camp can go to the National Integration Camp. Lecturer Abinash Nayak, NSS programme officer, organised the programme. Journalist Manmohan Pradhan and lecturer PC Dalei also spoke on the occasion. A student, Kanchan, said that for the first time she was able to understand how the NSS functions.