The National Service Scheme (NSS) is an Indian government-sponsored public service program conducted by the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports of the Government of India. Popularly known as NSS, the scheme was launched in Gandhiji’s Centenary year, 1969. Aimed at developing student’s personality through community service. The students take active participation in the National Service Scheme (N.S.S) activities as a part of extra – curricular activities.

Objective of NSS

“Serve the downtrodden in the society” and “Personality Development through Community Service”.

Motto

The motto of NSS is “NOT ME BUT YOU”. It underlines that the welfare of an individual is ultimately dependent on the welfare of the society as a whole. This expresses the essence of democratic living and upholds the need of selfless service and appreciation of the other man’s point of view and also consideration for fellow human beings.

National Service Scheme in BRAPTC, YANAM

  • This Institution has 1 NSS unit
  • The Program Officer: Thiru. V.V.L.P.Raju, Lecturer in Mathematics
  • The unit has an enrolment of 100 volunteers

NSS has two types of activities

  • Regular activies (120 hours) include Campus work, Institutional work and Rural projects
  • Special Camping activities (7 days) in a year.

Events Organized

  • Traffic awareness rally dt.11-01-2016
  • 20 no.s of N.S.S Volunteers participated in the Anthya Pushkaram for River Godhavari, Yanam for 12 days in the month of June-2016.
  •  NSS volunteers participated in Assembly Election – 2016 related work by placing with “ My vote not for sale “ boards door to door campaign in Yanam region on dt. 02-05-2016.
  • NSS volunteers participated in Helmet awareness campaign by Yanam  RTO department in Indpendence Day -2016 celebrations held at G.M.C. Balayogi Stadium, Yanam.
  • NSS girls volunteers interacted with freedom fighters of Yanam region on dt.23-08-2016.
  • NSS volunteers doing registration work in Job Mela conducted by the VIKAS in collaboration with Yanam people Organization dt. 15-03-2016.
  • 2nd International Yoga Day dt. 21-06-2016
  • 40 no.s of NSS volunteers participated in the waste management and open defecation programme at Kanakalapeta village, Yanam dt.08-07-2016.
  • 40 no.s of NSS volunteers participated in cleaning of Community Hall at Kurasampeta, Yanam on 10-09-2016.
  • Awareness programme on Road Safety and Prevention of crime dt. 01-09-2016.
  • 50 NSS volunteers participated in a Swachh Bharat programme at the 170 years old Roman Catholic Church premises, Yanam dt 10-10-2016 .
  • Awareness programme on World Heart day and Dengue dt.30-09-2016.
  • 30 NSS volunteers participated in  a Swatch Bharat awareness programme at Savithri Nagar on 10-10-2016 by removing the road side bushes, undesired plants/trees etc., in view of free passage to the passengers/public.
  •  Awareness programme on Digital payments and Cashless Economy dt.16-12-2016.
  • Awareness programme on Possession of driving Licenses dt 23-12-2016.
  • Swachh Bharat programme at Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Govt. high school, Mettacur village, Yanam dt. 17-03-2017.
  • Cleaning of Statues of national leaders, poets and eminent personalities by N.S.S volunteers of Dr.B.R.Ambedkar Polytechnic college, Yanam (dt:18.03.2017)
  • N.S.S volunteers of Dr.B.R.Ambedkar polytechnic college, Yanam distributing fruits and served meals to the old age people at old age home, Yanam (dt:20.03.2017)
  • Awareness rally on Drugs, child and women abuse on 28-07-2017.
  • 25 NSS volunteers of Dr.B.R.Ambedkar Polytechnic College, Yanam Painted the college examination hall walls and compound walls (dt:15.03.2017).
  • 25 NSS volunteers of Dr.B.R.Ambedkar Polytechnic College, Yanam Painted the Ramalayam temple, Ganapathi Nagar, Mettacur, Yanam (dt:16.03.2017)
  • N.S.S Volunteers of Dr.B.R.Ambedkar polytechnic college, Yanam have donated 15 packets of 250ml blood at Old Age Home Blood Bank, Yanam on 20-03-2017.
  • Awareness Programme on Blue whale online game on 14-09-2017.
  • Distribution of neelavembu kashayam to students to prevent dengue fever at Ayurvedic hospital, yanam on 05-10-2017.
  • Awareness programme on Breast cancer by Ayurvedic physicians on 06-10-2017 for girl students.
  • Drugs abuse rally on 31-07-2017.
  • Essay competition on ”What will I do for Cleanliness” on 12-09-2017.
  • Swachh bharat at Rajiv gandhi beach on 15-09-2017.
  • Health camp for girls and blood group checking on 26-09-2017
  • Awareness programme on Beti Baachao –  Beti Padaavo on 15-12-2017.
  • Meditation programme by representatives of Sri ramachandra mission from 03-01-2018 to 05-01-2018.
  • Awareness programme on Personality Development, Guidance and Counselling on 26-02-2018.
  • Breast cancer awareness – pink walk on 04-02-2018.
  • Assisted in Government Administration doorstep to people programme at Savithri nagar and Guirempeta on 12-02-2018.
  • Anti plastic rally on 31-07-2018.
  • kerala floods relief rally  on 21-08-2018.
  • Rally on swatchh bharat dt.20-09-2018.
  • NSS day celebrated by taking swatchh bharat pledge in English and Telugu on 24-09-2018
  • Awareness programme on Drug abuse and surgical strike day 28-09-2018.
  • Campus cleaning ,gardening work and plantation once in a week.

Awards Received

  • 6 no.s of NSS volunteers received NSS ‘A’ certificate for participating in the National Integration camp held at Shimoga University, Karanataka from 30-01-2017 to 05-02-2017.