Chandigarh- Feb 16 ,First time instituted State NSS Awards have been announced by the State NSS Cell, Department of Education, Chandigarh Administration, here on Tuesday.
Dev Samaj College of Education, Sector 36, Chandigarh, walked away with lion’s share of the awards. The college won three awards out of four for the year 2009-10. The NSS Unit of the College has been declared Best NSS Unit in Chandigarh in recognition to its excellent social works. Its innovative scheme ‘School on Move’ took it to the top of the list. The college also won the Best NSS Programme Officer and Best NSS Volunteer (Female) awards.
Dr Seema Sareen, Programme Officer of Dev Samaj College of Education, Sector-36, Chandigarh has been declared the best NSS Programme Officer for her outstanding involvement of her in NSS activities undertaken by the college especially in slums. The best NSS Volunteers (Female) has been awarded to Ms. Asha Ram Kumar Chaurasia from the same college. The best NSS volunteer (male) has been awarded to Varun Kashyap of PEC University of Technology, Sector 12, Chandigarh.