NSS Camp Chikhalgaon 2016-17
PROGRESSIVE EDUCATION SOCIETY’S NCL JUNIOR COLLEGE,NCL CAMPUS , PASHAN PUNE 8
NSS( +2 Stage)
SPECIAL WINTER CAMP 2016-17
VENUE OF CAMP: Chikhalgaon. Tal. Mulshi, Dist. Pune.
DURATION: 1st December 2016 to 7th December 2016.
It is seventh camp after accreditation of NSS unit to our junior college.
Village authorities , NSS committee members , visitor of NCL Junior college, Dr. J.P. Chinchore Sir, Principal Mrs. Alka Padhye Madam organized a meeting and decided the programme and proposed a planning for “ Village Development”
NSS volunteers reached camp site on 30th November.
On 1st December 2016, inauguration of special winter camp was held at 11.00 a.m. by the Honorable Mr. Barkat Mujawar(DIG Pune). The chief guest if function was Honorable Mr. Vishwambhar Golde (PSI Paud Division) and Honorable Mr. Shivaji Deokar (PSI Crime Branch, Pune Division). The Guest of Honor was Honorable Dr. J.P. Chinchore Sir (Visitor NCL Junior College, Pune)
An innovative method to communicate with villagers was adopted on 2nd December. Modern Vasudev (student in the attire of Vasudev) visited villagers and there was awareness on clean and hygienic surrounding. He convinced villagers that dirty and unhygienic surrounding are main cause for spreading diseases. Villagers supported his idea and promised to keep surrounding clean.
Afternoon session was busy with village cleanliness drive. Stagnant water and domestic waste water was drained out which were the breeding place of the mosquitoes.
In evening session a lecture was conducted on Agriculture. Expert in Rice and Sugarcane Agriculture, Mr. Shriniwas Kher guided farmers. Information related to new experiments and their successful stories were told to farmers. He also guided farmers about use of pesticide and fertilizers. He also answered the quarries of farmers.
Co-ordinator of NSS Division Pune, Mr. Popatrao Sambhare and Head of NSS unit of Pune, Mr. Ravindra Suryawanshi visited camp and gave compliments to the unit.
On 3rd December, volunteers conducted trekking programme at nearby hill. Students of school were made nests of birds from waste wood of benches. These nests were fixed on different trees. This will help to increase number of birds and is sure step towards conservation of protection of bird population in area.
In afternoon session Head of Special Winter Camp, Mr. Vasant Kulkarni Sir delivered a lecture on ‘Stress Management’ and ‘ Chalanges before youth’.
First aid boxes were made by college students with their pocket money given by parents. Volunteers not only distributed among village but also gave information regarding the use of medicines. Village authorities even distributed handwash and sanitizers.
On 3rd December, evening session was busy with cultural programme of Shivcharitra byMr. Yashwanrao Phale. Villagers also enjoyed devotional songs in ‘Bhajansandhya’ programme by Mr. Mukesh Jadhav, Mrs. Aarti Tarade and Mrs. Vandana Kulkarni.
Volunteers started their day with exercise and yoga. After breakfast they were busy in making preparation for dental health checkup programme. A well known and Expert dentist Honorable Dr. Mohan Kulkarni and his team conducted dental checkup camp. More than 250 villagers were benefited. Some patients of oral cancer were diagnosed and given guidance for next treatment. Volunteers distributed toothpaste, toothbrush and biscuits given by team of doctors.
In evening session students visited nursery and planted sapling. They received information about nursery techniques and handling and care of saplings. Volunteers enjoyed working in fields.
On 5th December volunteers enjoyed trekking. Cultural programmes were conducted in evening session. School students performed ‘Bharud’ explaining management of waste. Street play explaining importance of organ donation was also presented. School students collected stationary for village students and they handed it to teacher of school.