As a part of the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day) celebration ,the NSS unit of Bishop Benziger College of Nursing,Kollam organized various programmes and events from 30.10.2019 to 02.11.2019.

The main objective of organising variety of programmes at this day is to promote national integration among youth of the India as well as maintain the unity and integrity of the country.

The following events were conducted with an active participation of NSS volunteers of BBCON.

  1. Pledge on Rashtriya Ekta Diwas(National Unity Day) 
  2. Quiz competition
  3. Rally by students
  4. Essay writing competition
  5. Pencil drawing competition.

The programme started with a brief introduction of Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day) by Mrs.Jyothilakshmi.J, NSS Programme Officer,Bishop Benziger College of Nursing.Followed by reciting the pledge of National Unity Day for all students and faculties in college assembly on 01.11.2019.All students and faculties recited the pledge with great zeal and enthusiasm.

The students organized an educational quiz programme for encouraging a team building process and harmony among students.Total 05 groups were participated  in the quiz competition.

The NSS volunteers had participated a rally organized by Muncipal Corporation Office,Kollam on 01.11.2019 under the “Clean Kollam – 2019” programme.Total 48 students from Bishop Benziger College of Nursing actively participated in the rally.The rally started from Asramam Maidan  to Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium,Kollam  at 03 pm on 01.11.2019.The moto of the rally was to spread information to public about the proper disposal of waste and save the nature.The students used various types of models,placards and posters to convey the messages to public.

At the end of the rally, the students also conducted a tableaue based on the theme of “Save our Nature  and Save our Earth” in Lal Bahadur Shastri  Stadium,Kollam on 01.11.2019 and also got  prize from Muncipal Corporation Office,Kollam for their active participation and motivational messages to “Clean Kollam and Safe Kollam” programme.

As part of National  Unity Day 2019,all the faculties of Bishop  Benziger College of Nursing  done the online integrity pledge of Central Vigilance Commission ,Government of India.

At the end of the celebration of National Unity Day ,the NSS unit of Bishop Benziger College of Nursing conducted an essay writing  competition  and pencil drawing competition  based on the topic  “Role of a student in the integration of India” and “National Unity.”Total 10 students participated in essay writing competition and 07 students in pencil drawing competition.The two best entries for essay writing and pencil drawing were chosen for giving prizes.The celebration of Nation unity day ended on 0.11.2019 with great enthusiasm.