Nowshera: NSS Unit of Government Degree College, Nowshera, in collaboration with Civil Defence and SDRF Rajouri, organized Awareness-Cum-Demonstration programme on Disaster Management under the aegis of Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav celebrating 75 years of Independent India.
The main motto of the programme was to make the students aware about varied natural as well as man-made disasters. The event was initiated with a formal welcome address by College Principal, Dr. Surinder Kumar. He shared his views and highlighted the responsibilities of the youth in times of calamities.
Sub-Inspector, In-charge, SDRF, Mohammad Azam Choudhary, acquainted the students about the role, objectives and importance of civil defence in times of disaster.
On this occasion, Civil Defence Warden, Gopal Sharma, and Jasbir Singh, gave a vivid description on life saving methods like CPR, Fire-fighting techniques and the importance of first aid in times of accidents. An efficient professional team of SDRF/Civil defence performed mock drill activities during the training session.
Social activist, Vinod Sharma, was also present on the occasion. Isha Sharma, NSS Volunteer presented the vote of thanks.
The whole event was hosted by Atul Sharma, a student of Sem. Vth of the college.