- The importance of Pure& Positive environment , Safe & Happy Society for the younger generation was exhibited in the public
- N.S.NishaIPS ,DeputyCommissioner of Police, Law & Order,Trichyemphasized on the purity of the world &safety of the youths
Trichy, 2 nd, November, 2018 YUGAA – An all Women Social Welfare Organization conducted an eco friendly way of Diwali celebration named“Maasillaa Diwali” atC.S.I. Methodist Girls Higher Secondary School, Woraiyur,Trichy today.Around 3000 girls participated in the celebration to bring out the importance of Purity of Planet and Safety in Society for the younger generations especially for the girls to grow and glow well in their lives.
Diwali is a festival of lights that signifies the triumph of light over darkness, good over evil, and hope over despair. However, in the recent years, extravagant celebrations of festivals by bursting crackers, decorating electrified lamps, buying costly things, wasting food items and spending large money have not only put a great strain on the environment , but also put people’s mental and physical health at stake. Festivals are meant for bringing happiness and togetherness for people. True happiness of joy of festivals depend on planet’s purity and people’s safety .But now,our society is not in a state of safe and happy place for our younger generation and especially for girls .The greatest wealth and strength of any nation are its youth, it is obligatory for countries to strengthen their commitment towards empowering youngsters. Marking this good over evil day, YUGAA initiated for a mega campaign which aimed to encourage the public of the district to get awareness regarding the importance of pollution free planet and safe spaces in the society for the girls.
Ms. N.S.Nisha IPS, Deputy commissioner of Police, Law &Order,Trichy graced the occasion as the Special Guest, Ms.GraceCharletPrincipal, C.S.I. Methodist Girls Higher Secondary School and Ms. Allirani Balaji, President, YUGAA were felicitated during the function. Numerous Social workers, Environmental activists, Parents, Teachers and team members of YUGAA made the event into a successful one.
The students’ formation of a flower pot exhibited to the public brought out the importance of Purity of the Planet and Safety for the younger generations to grow and glow well in their lives. Nearly 3000 students participated in this event and risen their voices for safety to be heard in the society. Planting trees in the school premises, lighting agalvilakku ,presenting plants to the teachers and participants, best awareness slogans contest and giving lots of prizes to the winners , Oath taken by all the participants were part of the awareness event.The Deputy commissioner of police ensured the safety of the children with her talk. Student participants showed their great interest regarding safety measures and theirlove towards dignity of the youths. By using the safe spaces for youth fruitfully, the students were educated to stand firm in the establishment of a country in all ways.
Tamil Nadu is one of the leading states with approximately 74% of its population falling in the productive age group and India comprises 50% of youth in its population. Youngsters are the backbone of any countries, in order to make India a super power nation in the world; the contributions from productive age group are utmost necessary. This can be fulfilled by creating a liberal and safe space for the youth in all departments and fields. YUGAA also aims for the same achievement by promoting ways to engage the youths more actively involved in making positive contributions to their communities.
Speaking on the occasion, Mrs. Allirani Balaji, President – YUGAA said, “ True Happiness lies in the lives of People not in Materials. Pure, Positive, Happy and Safe spaces in Society ensure the dignity of youths. It helps to engage them in governance, employment, sports and other leisure activities. When youths have safe spaces, when they feel they can attain education without any hindrances and obstacles they can effectively contribute to the development of a country including peace and cohesion. This initiative of YUGAA received a great response from parents, public and especially the students’ community”.
Since its inception, YUGAA has organized many events for the Welfare of Girl children, Awareness on Healthy Food habits and on the Environmental protection. Team YUGAA has promised for more such events in the near future for the betterment of the society and for the welfare of the future generation.
YUGAA has always been synonymous to a not-for-profit organization filled with positive Energy. YUGAA is an all women organization working to create lasting change in the lives of children, families and communities living in poverty and injustice. YUGAA serves all those who deserve regardless of religion, caste, race, ethnicity or gender. The members of YUGAA work together with children, parents, communities, and organizations as partners to mobilize around the common goal of creating opportunities that are equal for everyone. (For More information:www.yugaa-india.com)