The NSS unit of the institute celebrated and organized a variety of programs/ activities during ongoing academic session. These included innovative programs, government directed programs, progressive activities, special Seven day camp, and general activities. The highlights of these programs are as follows. INNOVATIVE ACTIVITIES Organization of rural assistance camps under NSS is unique and innovative program of the institute. The services offered in these camps include program for rural children, children recreation facilities, education and career counseling, rural assistance (Advisory Service on Agriculture/Skill Development Programs/ Awareness Programs etc.), and developing culture and ethics among people.
The progressive activities organized under NSS included blood donation camps (donated 23 units Blood), tree plantation (number of Saplings planted 35 approx.) on various occasions within and outside the institute campus, swachh bharat mission programs.
As we say “Charity begins at home”, the NSS team of Shri R. R. Lahoti Science College started their social service by attending the camp. With fun comes work and with work comes responsibility and this was magnified as the Team worked in unison towards the village adopted by our college NSS team. Bhaipur, our place of work was located around 5 km from our college campus. The concept behind organizing this camp was to serve the back trodden people of the society and also to stay beside the specially challenged people of the society.
A Seven Day Special Camp involving 50 NSS volunteers of the institute was organized during January 15-22, 2016. The theme of the camp this year was “Swacha Bharat Abhiyan” Shri Principal N.J.Meshram, Shri. Godbole,Shri. Tayade was the President of Inaugural Function. The major activities conducted during the camp included cleaning and fumigation of drains. In addition to social survey, health and hygiene education, environment protection, career counseling, job oriented training, etc.,
Besides lectures of eminent personalities, Cultural, Speech and Poster-making competitions were also organized during the second session of the Camp. Program Officer Dr. Sachin Sakarkar was actively involved during a span of 8 days. Dr. Pwawar Madam along with Dr. Dahikar was also present. During this NSS camp, dedication of individual efforts was stressed amongst students and also natives of the village were convinced about devoting individual efforts, time and money for overall development of the village along with creating awareness about cleanliness of home, premises and personal hygiene, national integrity, women empowerment, maintaining environmental friendly atmosphere, curtailment of plastic products in daily routine, tree plantation, eradication of girl infants or fetus killings and so many issues through organising of morning route march and street plays of students. During clean village drive the students of N. S. S. have cleared bushes and shrubs to clear playground for village students. Lot many lectures were arranged on topics like Modern India, National Integration, Personality Development, Indian Philosophy for embibing human values, ethics and spirits of co-operation, which can simplify huge projects into gamut of entrepreneurships.
Concluding Ceremony of NSS Camp at Bhaipur conducted in presence of dignitaries of village which included Sau. Savitatai Kumare (Sarpanch), Shri Gajananrao Raut (Upasarpanch), Rekhatai Raut (Police Patil), D. B. Pote (Secretary), which was presided over by Principal Hon’ble N. J. Meshram, while as Guests of Honor were Shri S. A. Gawai, Shri Godbole, Shri Tayade and Sau. A. A. Korade. And thereafter best volunteers of N. S. S. were honored.