23 Jan : National Service Scheme (NSS) Volunteers met the Vice President of India Shri M Hamid Ansari here today. These volunteers have gathered in the capital from various parts of the country to participate in the Republic day celebration.
The Vice President congratulated the NSS volunteers for making significant contribution in social service and helping the people during national calamity. He asked the volunteers to follow their motto and set their examples. The NSS Memento was presented to the Vice President.
148 NSS Volunteers (both boys and girls) from 28 states and 2 Union Territories are participating in this camp. The parade camp brings a Mini India to Delhi during the month long training camp since 1988 where they not only interact among themselves but also meet and talk to national personalities and exchange their views as well as experience. The volunteers are imparted training in leadership development and parade apart from socio-culture and academic activities. They stay in the camp in exemplary harmony and lead a simple life.