The Discipline and Equity group of SJEC organized an Awareness program on DRUG ABUSE
Mangaluru: The Discipline and Equity group of SJEC organized an Awareness program on DRUG ABUSE for the first year BE students on July 20, 2023, at 4 p.m. in Kalam Auditorium. Mr. Vinod Kumar, Assistant Sub Inspector, Vamanjoor Police Station, in his talk, emphasised the personal responsibility of the students and the risks associated with using alcohol and other drugs. He encouraged the students to prevent drug addiction, advised them not to become victims of drug abuse, and encouraged them to become socially responsible to build a healthier society.
Ms Bharathi, Head Constable, Vamanjoor Police Station, addressed the students about the legal aspects and the punishment for drug abusers and peddlers. Ms Bharathi motivated students to inculcate good habits and spend quality time doing yoga and exercise. Mr Tirumalesh, a civil constable at Vamanjoor police station, narrated the story of the victim of drugs through a short video.
Mr Sikandar, Civil Constable, Vamanjoor Police Station, accompanied the police officials and supported the event. The awareness session benefited a crowd of nearly 500 first-year BE students. Director-in-Charge Rev. Fr Kenneth Crasta and Dr Rio D’Souza Principal SJEC, were present for the talk. Mr Rakesh Lobo, HR Manager, welcomed the police officials, and Dr Ramananda H. S. Dean-Student Welfare proposed the vote of thanks. Ms Salma Shabnam, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mathematics, compered the event, and Mr Prasad S. M., Chairperson-Discipline and Equity Group, coordinated the event.