The National Service Scheme was launched in 1969, the birthday centenary of the father of nation Mahatma Gandhi, by government of India. The objective of NSS is to create social awareness among students and the all round development of their personality. It is a voluntary association of young people, especially college students to work for campus-community linkages. The aim is to develop student’s personality through community service.
The NSS unit of Morigaon College provides a platform to the students for community work and developing a sense of involvement in the tasks of nation building. It conducts regular and social camps, awareness classes, demonstrations, personality development programs etc for the volunteers. NSS volunteers work to ensure that a needy get help to enhance their standard of living. A variety of activities are organised every year to channelize the energy and idealism of the younger generation into creative pursuits. They educate students and society regarding many issues like health, sanitation, palliation, etc. Various health campus and slum areas nearby are taken out regularly to create awareness and also to motivate people to work towards clean environment.
NSS Morigaon College Team:
Activities from December, 2018 to February, 2022
1. Educational Tour Programme.
Date - 21 December, 2018 NSS organised educational tour programme for primary level students. Students from Bhairaguri L P School to Morigaon College and visited different departments of Morigaon College. The aim of this programme was to create awareness and also to encourage these students for higher education.
2. National Youth Parliament Festival
Date – 19 January, 2019.
As instructed by the central government of India, Morigaon College also organised a one day national youth parliament festival at AKG hall. Many students took part actively in the programme . Speech competition was held among the student and they participated with encourage. The best competitors were also awarded here for their performance.
3. Orientation Programme of Adopted village.
Date – 18 February, 2019
4. 150th Gandhi Jayanti Cleanliness Programme at College campus.
Date–2 October, 2019
5. Workshop on challenges and opportunities in NSS in Assam.
Date – 23rd and 24 th October, 2019 In the workshop Dr. Hemanta Kumar Nath, Programme Officer of Morigaon College attended as a representative. The programme was held by Regional Directorate of NSS, Guwahati under Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports of Government of India at Don Bosco Institute.
6. Distribution of food items by NSS Unit
Date – 20 April, 2020
The programme was executed by NSS unit during Pandemics for fifty families at adopted village Bhairaguri.
7. Awareness Programme on Covid-19 Vaccination.
Date – 13th to 20th May, 2020
An awareness programme was held by NSS unit during pandemic situation. The volunteers distributed mask among the people. Volunteers also provide leaflet among public people to create awareness.
8. Covid-19 Vaccination Camp on Adopted village.
Date – 23 June, 2021
Vaccination Camp was held in Oujaribori, an adopted village by Morigaon College. The programme was supported by district administration
9. Plantation Programme
Date – 1 to 7 July, 2021
A Plantation Programme was executed by NSS volunteers on 72th forest day in college road. During the Programme many tree plants were distributed.
10. Fit India Freedom Run 2.0
Date – 13 to 14 August, 2021
This Programme was celebrated as a part of 75 years of India’s Independence, Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. In this Programme NSS volunteers took part in a physical running practice around the town.
11. Clean India Programme.
Date – 25 October, 2021
Basically this programme was organised by Nehru Yuva Kendra , Morigaon. It was a part of Clean India Programme on the occasion of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. NSS volunteers were actively in cleaning the municipality area. All the task were performed nearby Maya Bazar.
12. Unity Run Date – 31 October, 2021
Celebrating the National Unity Day on 31 October, 2021,
National Unity Day to mark the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel NSS unit of Morigaon College was a successful task. Students and teachers took part in physical run around Morigaon town.
13. Inauguration of Science Block by Chief Minister of Assam.
Date – 10 December, 2021
NSS volunteers welcomed the Chief Minister of Assam on his arrival to Morigaon College in occasion of Inaugurating the Science Block.
14. Cleanliness Programme.
Date – 5 January, 2022
A Cleanliness programme was held by the NSS Unit on the beginning of the year. It was performed in college campus including playground. Almost 80 no of Volunteers were attended in the programme.
15. Attending National Voters Day
Bornali Bordoloi and Jafar Alam , two volunteer of NSS unit representing Morigaon College attended in a programme on National Voters Day celebrated at Morigaon district library. They were encouraged to take initiative regarding voting of citizens from various perspectives.
Date – 25 January, 2022
16. Special Camp on National Youth Day
A Special camp was organised by NSS unit Morigaon college on Swami Vivekananda’s birthday at AKG hall. Here moto, objectives, mission of the NSS unit was discussed for newly joining volunteers by NSS programme officer Dr. Hemanta Kumar Nath. Quiz competition, Poster Making Competition and Art Competition were held among the students.