The following activities were held during academic year (2018-2019) till now under National Service Scheme (NSS) in Panipat Institute of Engineering and Technology (PIET).
Swachh Bharat Summer Internship 2.0
23 volunteers of NSS of the institute have enrolled for the internship in Swachh Bharat Summer Internship (SBSI 2.0). The theme was decided by the competent authorities’ i.e. solid waste management. For the above said internship on the mentioned theme, village “Dehra” has been adopted for the internship. Activities had been planned on the theme of solid waste management for 50 hours as follows:
- School Level Seminar
- Poster making Competition
- Best from the waste competition
- Wall painting in village
- Awareness campaign
All the participated volunteers worked together for the above activities. The activities under SBSI 2.0 performed from 18th May to 30th May 2019. For each day a faculty member was deputed for the same. Bus facility and other required material for different activities was provided by the institute. The prizes for the competition were also provided by the institute.
Diwali Celebration in Orphanage in Panipat and Karnal
In continuation of previous year, NSS- PIET organized campaign for 2 days i.e- 4th November and 5th November. In this, volunteers visited at Panipat and Karnal orphanage. They gave gifts, food, clothes etc to the orphans. They also played many games with them. Games include:- KHO-KHO, Carom board, Pakdam Pakdai, etc. All the orphans cut cake together and ate sweets and chocolates, volunteers also taught them many valuable things like:- Why we celebrate Diwali, How to dance, How to celebrate in good way, etc. Volunteers also were excited while celebrating Diwali with them. Volunteers also donated clothes, blankets, shoes, etc.
On next day, i.e:- 5th November, volunteers visited orphanage at Karnal for celebration of Diwali with orphans. That orphanage includes both boys and girls orphans. They provide food, sweets, chocolates, blankets and many more for them. At their, all the orphans cut cake together and ate sweets. Volunteers also taught them how to celebrate Diwali without any crackers; many games and gifts were also organized for them. Girls volunteers who knows the mehndi very well also put mehndi on girls hands. Orphans at Karnal orphanage also showed their talent like:- dancing, singing, yoga etc. and prizes were distributed for winners.
This was the best way to celebrate Diwali with orphans and keeping in mind the objective of (say no to crackers). This Diwali celebration puts smile and brightness all around the orphans.
First Aid and Nursing Training
First aid and nursing training for NSS volunteers was conducted by NSS, PIET on 16/10/2018. This training was provided by REDCROSS SOCIETY, PANIPAT. Ms. Soniya Sharma (Lecturer, first aid and nursing) was the trainer of the above said training. Ms. Soniya delivered knowledge about different possible causalities, problems, hazards and their remedies. She demonstrated on dummy bodies as well as on live bodies. The training will definitely be helpful for NSS volunteers to provide first aid whenever required. Total 67 volunteers attended the training program which was conducted in auditorium 3rd floor D & E block.
Certificates will be provided by the REDCROSS SOCIETY to the participants. A nominal fee of amount Rs. 60 per candidate was charged for both training programs i.e. 30 Rs for each (First aid and Nursing).