Seminar on liquor-free society
By Express News Service : http://newindianexpress.com/cities/thiruvananthapuram/article227056.ece
01st October 2011 05:49 AM
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Santhigram Counselling Guidance Centre, in association with Venganoor and Poovar Grama Panchayat Jagratha Samithis, Bharath Vikas Parishad, Child Empowerment Trust and Santhigram Women’s Library, will conduct a seminar on ‘Liquor-free society; problems and possibilities’ in connection with Gandhi Jayanthi on October 2, at Chappath, near Vizhinjam.
The seminar is being organised with the objective of giving shape to a comprehensive action plan to achieve liquor-free community in four grama panchayats – Athiyannoor, Parassala, Poovar and Venganoor. District Panchayat vice-president Rufus Daniel will inaugurate the programme in which V Sivakumar, president, Kottukal grama panchayat, will preside over. Adv Anto Marcilin, Venganoor grama panchayat president Mangalathukonam Raju, District Panchayat member V Rajendran and Bharat Vikas Parishad Chapter president Dr C G Radhakrishnan Namboothiri are among the other speakers.
The conveners of Jagratha Samithies of Athiyannoor and Parassala will present an outline of the proposed action plan and their activities. More information is available from G S Santhamma, co-ordinator (Mob: 9497004409)