Drug addiction has emerged as one of the major social problems in most of the developed and developing countries and undoubtedly proves to be a major hindrance in the proper growth and development of an individual, society, nation and the world as a whole. Vikas PU College, Mangaluru, celebrated International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking on 26th June 2018 herein its Campus. Sri. Hanumantharaya IPS, Mangaluru Police Commissioner inaugurated the program and suggested the students to have a small interactive session where the students are given opportunities to express their opinion about the issues related to drug consumption. The program was followed by oath taking ceremony where the students vowed to say a big ‘No’ to drugs and lead their friends too in the same path.
Dr. Ananth Prabhu G, Advisor of Vikas PU College, Coordinator of Vikas Group of Education, Sri. Parthasarathi Palemar, Trustee Sri. J. Koragappa, and Prof. T. Rajaram Rao, Principal, Vikas PU College, were also present on the occasion.
Dr. D. Shripathi Rao, Correspondent, Vikas PU College proposed the vote of thanks. The program was compered by Mrs. Shruthi S. Bhandary, lecturer in Physics.