MAHATMA GANDHI 
POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF DENTAL SCIENCES
(MGPGI)
GOVERNMENT OF PUDUCHERRY INSTITUTION
PONDICHERRY - 605 006


STUDENTS & NSS ACTIVITIES

1.      The students organized the Teacherís Day Programme on 05.09.2012.

2.         N.S.S. ACTIVITIES.

(i) The NSS, MGPGI Unit conducted a Blood Donation Camp along with Department of Transfusion Medicine, JIPMER at the MGPGI Premises on 21.11.2012. There was an overwhelming turn out of volunteers for the camp from the students, teaching and non-teaching faculty of the institution. All volunteers were screened and eligible volunteers donated blood. A total of 66 units of blood from the volunteers were collected.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(ii) The MGPGI Unit of NSS had undertaken Tree Plantation in the Institution premises on 08.09.2012 and 18.11.2012. A total of 45 tree saplings have been planted at different locations on campus.

(iii) N.S.S. Unit of MGPGI along with JIPMER Blood Bank has organized a Blood Donation Camp on 21/4/2012.More than 25 volunteers (Teaching & Non Teaching Staff & Students) have donated their blood.

 (iv) The volunteers of N.S.S. Unit of this institution have actively participated in 34 dental camps and  3  special dental camps organized by Department of Community Dentistry.

(v) The N.S.S. Unit of MGPGI conducted an Intercollegiate Quiz Competition on 21/09/2012 in connection with International Literacy Day (08/09/2012).

16 teams from NSS allied colleges participated in the programme. A preliminary written round was conducted; of which six teams were selected for the main quiz. The quiz was conducted by Dr. Debdatta Basu, Professor of Pathology, JIPMER. The quiz covered topics on History, current affairs, sports, trivia etc.

The winners were Rajiv Gandhi College of Veterinary Sciences (I Place), Mahatma Gandhi PG Institute of Dental Sciences (II Place) and Bharathidasan College for Women (III Place). Tropies & Certificates were given to the winners by Dr. M. Jonathan Daniel, Professor & Head, Dept. of Oral Medicine & Radiology, MGPGI. Participants were given participation certificates. The programme ended with vote of thanks.

PRIZES AND AWARDS

Prizes and awards have not been constituted, since, the Institute Day for the year 2011-2012 was not celebrated due to Assembly Election and also paucity of funds.