Mysuru, December 29:- JSS College for Women, Saraswathipuram, Mysuru, is organising NSS camp at Lakshmipura and Madegowdana Hundi till January 2.
Varuna Constituency MLA Dr Yatindra Siddaramaiah inaugurated the programme by watering saplings on Friday.
“Students are the future of India. Their contribution is necessary for the development of the nation. Students should understand the problems of the rural people by mingling with them. Such camps help in mingling with the rural people and understand the living in rural areas. Such camps should be held frequently. Villagers and village leaders have to support the camp,” he added.
“I also come from rural areas. Students have to mingle with rural people and make them understand the importance of maintaining cleanliness. They have to be made aware of cattle rearing, marketing and the day-to-today happenings,” said Sunitha Veerappa Gowda.
Director of Education Department of JSS Mahavidyapeetha Dr Morabada Mallikarjuna, former president of Mysuru Zilla Panchayat Dr Veerappa Gowda, village panchayat member of Lakshmipura D Ramesh, APMC member Anil Kumar, M Girish, Dr K V Suresh and others were present. (MR/GK)