DBCA Sulcorna-Goa NSS Unit holds Relief Aid

Sagar Palconda
 
20 May 2020
 
Don Bosco Agro-Ed Complex
 
Social Outreach

DBCA NSS volunteeers engaged in Covid 19 relief aid

Stay home and Stay Safe, keeping in mind the norms of social distancing and taking all required safety measures, Don Bosco College of Agriculture (DBCA), Sulcorna NSS Unit organized its first COVID-19 Relief Aid. Groceries packets prepared by agriculture students were distributed to 43 families in the neighboring villages affected by the pandemic lockdown from May 8, 2020 to May 10, 2020.

DBAC Director Fr. Allwyn D’Souza and Dr. Suresh Kunkalikar together with NSS Coordinator Sagar Palconda and NSS Member Dr. Shreyas Jadhav came up with the idea of holding the COVID-19 Relief Aid and so NSS bank account was opened by the college. Teaching and non- staff, MTS along with students contributed to help the people of Goa suffering because of the lockdown due to the ongoing pandemic.

Relief food packs consisted of 3 kg rice, 1kg tur dal, 1kg sugar, 2 kg flour, 150gm tea powder, 4 biscuit packets and a liter of refined oil. The packets were prepared by NSS volunteers and supplied to underprivileged families in the surrounding villages.


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