International Youth Day-2016

Assam State AIDS Control Society (ASACS) observed International Youth Day- 2016 in association with Red Ribbon Club(RRC) of SB Deorah College, Guwahati on August 12, 2016 at the college auditorium. This years’ theme is – The Road to 2030-Eradicating poverty and achieving sustainable consumption and production. Welcoming the participants comprising mainly the students of the college, the Principal Dr Dharmendra Nath while emphasizing on the significance of the day, appealed to the student community to play a constructive role in creating a healthy society - free from all kinds of illicit activities.

Speaking on the occasion Project Director, ASACS Manvendra Pratap Singh, IA Ssaid, “ Youths mainly in the age group of 15 to 29 years are mainly vulnerable to HIV/AIDS. Thus, youths have a huge responsibility to fight this deadly menace,” adding, “Very soon you all will be in the service sector and then it is your responsibility to plan the future but not at the cost of destroying the environment.” He also praised the RRC for doing a yeomen’s service in spreading HIV/AIDS awareness.

Mount Everest climber David Henry Teron said, “ Strong determination is key to success. When I climbed Mount Everest after facing all kinds of adversities, I could understand the value of life. I felt proud that I could touch the highest point of earth at my prime age.” ASACS Joint Director (IEC) Bonti Saikia in her speech said that youth is the backbone of the society and the message of HIV/AIDS must be spread across all sections of the society. NSS Youth Officer, Nakul Deuri also spoke on the occasion. RRC Officer of SB Deorah College, Dr Niranjan Kalita offered the vote of thanks.

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