National Service Scheme popularly known as NSS, the scheme was launched in Mahatma Gandhi Centenary year 1969 and aimed at developing student’s per2sonality through community service. The overall objective of National Service is educational. This objective is attained through the service to the community.
National Service Scheme (NSS) is a permanent youth Programme under the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India and funded by Government of Puducherry and Government of India in the ratio x:y
The overall objective of NSS is Personality Development through community service. The broad objectives of NSS are to:
>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 process. Develop among themselves a sense of social and civic responsibility
>Utilize their knowledge in finding practical solution to individual and community problems
>Develop competence required for group-living and sharing of responsibilities
>Gain skills in mobilizing community participation
>Acquire leadership qualities and democratic attitude
>Develop capacity to meet emergencies and natural disaster and
>Practice national integration and social harmony
The motto or watchword of the NSS is “Not me but you”. It underlines that the welfare of an individual is ultimately dependent on the welfare of society on the whole. This express the essence of democratic living and upholds the need of selfless service and appreciation of the other man’s point of view and also consideration for fellow human beings.
The NSS symbol is embossed on the NSS badge. The NSS volunteers wear it while undertaking any programme or community service. The konark wheel in the symbol has eight bars, which represent the 24 hours of the day. Hence, the badge reminds the wearer to be in readiness for the service of the nation round the clock i.e. for 24 hours. The Red Colour in the badge indicates that the NSS volunteers are full of blood i.e. lively, active energetic and full of high spirit. The Navy Blue Colour indicates the cosmos of which the NSS is a tiny part, ready to contribute its share for the welfare of the mankind
The symbol of the National Service Scheme is “Rath’ Wheel of the Konark Sun Temple of Orissa. These giant wheels of the sun temple portray the cycles of creation, preservation and release and signify the movement in life across time and time and space. The design of the symbol, a simplified form of the Sun Chariot wheel primarily depicts movement. The wheel signifies the progressive cycle of life. It stands for continuity as well as change and implies the continuous striving of NSS for social transformation and enlistment.
On the occasion of the International Women’s Day, Our NSS Team and JCI Pondicherry French city clubtogether celebrated the Women’s Day program for our Strong SVCET ladies on 09.03.2019 (Monday) at SVCET campus.
The program was commenced by arrival of Our Principal, Our Dean, JCI lead members and Honorable Chief “Dr. VidhyaRamkumar”. It was followed by the special address from the chief guest.The celebration brought to joy by Prize Distribution, Cultural and felicitations for the achievers. And also Games and Self Defense class were organized for women’s. The same is assisted and supported bythe faculties from our college and the following NSS student’s volunteers.
In order to create awareness on Bio diversity conservation and Swatch Barat program, Our NSS Team conducted a cleaning activityon 16.12.2019 (Monday) at Annai Sivagami Govt Girls Hr. Sec. School.
The program was organized by our NSS Coordinator combined with School Team. Our volunteer given a good support and key role for students for the cleanliness and avoid Spread of Malaria The same is assisted and supported by more faculties from our college.
In order to create awareness on Bio diversity conservation, Our NSS Team conducted a Tree Plantation program on 27.12.2019 (Friday) at Vivekandhar Govt. Hr. Sec. School, Villiyanur.
The program was organized by Civil NSS Coordinator and Civil department students. The same is assisted and supported by the two more faculties from our college and the following NSS Volunteers.
On the occasion of the World Cancer Day, Our Sri Venkateshwaraa Group of Institutions organized Cancer Awareness Program and Hair Donation drive at Sri Sai Auditorium Venue, Puducherry on February 1st 2020 (Saturday) from 10.30AM onwards.
The program was commenced by arrival of Chief Guest “Dr. Kiran Bedi”. Our SVCET faculties and students participated in the awareness program and Hair donation drive by givingtheir part. Here I attach the list of Volunteer participated for drive.
On the occasion of the Road safety week 2020, Our College NSS Unit organized Road Safety Awareness rally at Villianoor, Puducherry on February 8th 2020 (Saturday).
The event was organized as per the direction of our Chairman Shri.B.Ramachandiran. The Inspector of Villianoor Traffic Police Station Mr.Arumugam inaugurated the rally by showing the green flag. The General Manager of Sri Venkateshwaraa Group of Institutions Mr.Soundarajan, Principal Dr.Pradeep Devaneyan, Dean Dr.Jayaraman , HoDs of all departments, faculties and students participated in the event. The rally went through the all streets of Villianur.
On the occasion of the Road safety week 2020, Our College NSS Unit organized Road Safety Awareness Programme at Indira Gandhi Statue signal and Rajiv Gandhi statue signal, Puducherry on February 10th 2020 (Monday) from 3.30 PM to 6.30 PM.
The event was organized as per the direction of our Chairman Shri.B.Ramachandiran and General Manager of Sri Venkateshwaraa Group of Institutions Mr.Soundarajan. The Programme was inaugurated by thePrincipal Dr.Pradeep Devaneyan, Dean Dr.Jayaraman ,HoDs of all departments.
The faculties and students participated in the awareness program by giving awareness to wear helmets and seatbelts and also to ensure safe road crossing by insisting that pedestrians follow rules. The campaign will also have short street plays on road safety and volunteers will distribute pamphlets with details on road safety and it’s Importance.