Haryana varsity introduces family adoption scheme
Updated Fri, 23 Nov 2012 10:41 AM IST
Phool Singh Mahila Vishwavidyalaya, Khanpur Kalan in Sonepat district has introduced a unique programme under which students, as part of their studies, are encouraged to adopt five families each to motivate the rural people for sending their children to school, maintain cleanliness and make them health conscious.
Under NSS Scheme, students also present nukkar-nataks to motivate the people for eradicating social evils.This was stated by Vice Chancellor Pankaj Mittal while addressing a seminar on the Role of Universities in Societal Development at Haryana Pavilion during the IITF-2012 in New Delhi today.
She said that the University had established a Centre for Society-University Interface and Research. The Centre has started certificate courses in three fields namely Integrated Energy Resource Management, Microfinance Practices and Folk Medicine Study of wind, water, sun and bio-mass.