Chandigarh May 22, 2020: NSS volunteers of Panjab University, Chandigarh conducted distribution drive today, of free milk, biscuits and other food items for all the construction sites at sector- 14 Campus of PU. This drive was supported by an active NSS Volunteer, Garima Sharma, who is pursuing her Ph.D. under the able guidance of Prof Navleen Kaur from the Department of Community Education and Disability Studies, Panjab University, Chandigarh.
This was organized in continuation of the ongoing efforts by NSS, Panjab University, Chandigarh in providing dry ration, milk and other basic amenities to the migrant workers at different construction sites from last almost two months. All the women were provided with milk whereas the children were given kheer with biscuits. Garima also shared tips with the women and children on hand hygiene and Social Distancing. She also shared the importance of healthy diet and how to make our immunity strong with children.Dr. Navdeep Sharma , Program Coordinator with Dr Succha Singh and Dr Anupam Bhari and Dr. Vijeta D Chadha, NSS, Program officers appreciated the efforts of these Volunteers and offered them full support and cooperation for all such initiatives in future also.