National Service Scheme (Unit No: 171)
National Service Scheme works in Government polytechnic college Chelakkara, under the Technical Cell (Directorate of Technical Education). The NSS has one unit bearing Unit No.171. The NSS aims at developing personality through community service. The NSS unit is headed by the programme officer and is assisted by an advisory board consisting of Principal and all HOD’s.
The activities that NSS take up are divided into two categories
- Regular activities
- The regular activities include campus cleaning and beautification, orientation programme, community visit, tree plantation, observance of important days, community related activities like visit to khadi bhavan, special school, etc. NSS Unit organizes special camps each year with the help of local bodies.
- Special Camp activities
- The seven day special camp includes Sramdhan, programme in the selected ward of nearby Grama Panchayath. NSS also undertake socioeconomic and health survey in selected villages and remedial measures are suggested based on the data collected.