NATIONAL SERVICE SCHEME (NSS)

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  • NATIONAL SERVICE SCHEME (NSS)

NATIONAL SERVICE SCHEME (NSS) was established in the Birth Centenary year of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Indian Nation Mahatma Gandhi always dreamt about the Youth of India. Besides, during the 190 years of Foreign Rule our Nation was much devastated. To reform the Country and to make the Gandhiji’s Dream into Reality, the Scheme was launched in our Country. At the very beginning the scheme was started with 40,000 thousand students in 37 Universities of all over India. At present the No. of NSS Volunteers are more than 38 lakhs covering 293 Universities of our Country. NSS aims to develop the personality of the students/youth through the Community Service. The main motto of the Scheme is “Not Me But You”.

In Tripura the scheme(NSS) was started in the year 1976 with 600 students of 6 Nos. of Colleges. In the year 1995 the Scheme was extended in the H.S. School in (+2) level. At present there are 32,600 NSS Volunteers in Tripura covering 363 NSS Units at Educational Institutions including Tripura University, Colleges, Open and H.S. Schools. The NSS Volunteers take part in the multi-various types of activities like Blood Donation, Pulse Polio Immunization, Environment Campaign, Plantation,  Awareness Programmes (i.e. AIDS, Disaster Management, Legal Affaires, Consumer Affairs, Anti Dowry, Anti Tobacco, Anti Drags, Human Rights, Health Camps, Maintaining Social Distance programme at Bank, Market, Ratio Shop etc., Food Distribution to the Poor People and beggar at all over Tripura, Self Defense Programme for Girl students, Cleanliness Drives, Gardening, Making Mask & Distribution, etc.) are some of the Activities undertaken by the NSS Units.

  • THE COLOURS OF NSS SYMBOL :

Red : Red Means youth, enthusiastic and Fresh Blood.

Blue : NSS is tiny part ready to contribute its share for the welfare of the mankind.

There are 8(eight) Sticks means 8 prahars i.e. 8 prahars x 3 hours = 24 hours that means NSS Volunteers are ready to serve the nations for 24 hours.

  • Blood Donation Festival:

Year – wise Blood Donation Festivals Organized and Blood Collected

A comparative statement of year-wise Blood Donation picture in Tripura

Blood Donation

Year

Festivals

Units Collected

1998

12

200

1999

17

610

2000

27

1237

2001

38

1472

2002

31

1876

2003

47

2102

2004

78

3061

2005

71

3365

2006

71

3582

2007-08

76

3064

2008-09

89

3800

2009-10

74

2590

2010-11

47

1920

2011-12

61

2520

2012-13

51

2670

2013-14

91

2760

2014-15

58

2116

2015-16

87

2492

2016-17

82

1916

2017-18

60

2170

2018-19

66

2314

2019-20

64

2215

 

                                                                         

Year-wise contribution by NSS Units to different funds in response to National Call.

  1. Contribution to Armed Forces Flag Day Fund, Relief Fund of Natural Calamity and CM Relief Fund:

It is the practice and commitment of NSS Volunteers & NSS programme Officers that they contribute to different funds to remember the brave sons who laid down their lives to save our country from the enemies.

From the year 1999 NSS Units took the initiative to collect money for the Armed Forces Flag Day Fund, Relief Fund of National Calamity & CM Relief Fund. A brief statistics is given below:

NSS Contribution in response to National Calls

Sl. No.

Name of Fund

Contribution Rs.

Year

1.

Kargil Relief Fund (for the kith and kin of Kargil Martyrs)

1,21,000

1999

2.

P.M’s National Relief Fund (for Gujrat Quake Victims)

1,30,938

2001

3.

Armed Forces Flag day Fund - 02

17,892

2002

4.

Armed Forces Flag day Fund – 03

54,716

2003

5.

Armed Forces Flag day Fund - 04

55,001

2004

6.

P.M’s National Relief Fund (for Tsunami Victims)

1,39,418

2005

7.

Armed Forces Flag day Fund - 05

85,784

2005

8.

Armed Forces Flag day Fund - 06

86,101

2006

9.

Armed Forces Flag day Fund - 07

87,737

2007

10.

Armed Forces Flag day Fund - 08

92,625

2008

11.

Armed Forces Flag day Fund - 09

1,01575

2009

12.

Armed Forces Flag day Fund - 10

97,666

2010

13.

Armed Forces Flag day Fund - 11

92,346

2011

14.

Armed Forces Flag Day Fund - 12

71,200/-

2012

15.

Relief Fund for Uttarkhand ( Natural Calamity held at Uttarkhand)

4,12,040

2013

16.

Armed Forces Flag Day Fund – 13

1,15,160/-

2013

17.

Arm Forces Flag Day Fund – 14

94,201/-

2014

18.

Arm Forces Flag Day Fund - 15

1,00,001/-

2015

19.

Arm Forces Flag Day Fund, 16,

1,16,278/-

2016

20.

Arm Forces Flag Day Fund, 17

39,321/-

2017

21.

Arm Forces Flag Day Fund, 18

25,516/-

2018

22.

Chief Minister Relief Fund

2,80,573/-

2019

23.

Arm Forces Flag Day Fund, 19

1,00,001/-

2019

24.

Chief Minister Relief Fund

2,00,001/-

2020

 

 

  1. Indira Gandhi National NSS Awards :

It may be mentioned that NSS Volunteers and Programme Officers of Tripura have been receiving this award almost in every year since 1993– 1994. LIST OF THE AWARDEES :

Name of Award

SL. NO.

NAME OF AWARDEES

YEAR

Indira Gandhi National NSS Awards

1.

Smt. Sila Gan Choudhury

1993-1994

2.

Smt. Bharati Chakraborty

1994-1995

3.

Sri Pankaj Chakraborty

1995-1996

4.

Sri Tapas Saha

5.

Sri Bijan Debnath (NSS Volunteer)

1997 – 1998

6.

Smt. Uma Podder (NSS Volunteer)

1998 – 1999

7.

Sri Debabrata Kalai (NSS Volunteer)

1999 – 2000

8.

Smt. Pratima Bhowmik (NSS Volunteer)

2000 – 2001

9.

Sri Sukanta Sarkar (NSS Volunteer)

2001 – 2002

10.

Sri Balai Saha (Programme Officer)

2001 – 2002

11.

Sri Kamal Sharma (NSS Volunteer)

2002 – 2003

12.

Sri Anjanlal Datta (Programme Officer)

2002 – 2003

13.

Sri Kunal Chakraborty (NSS Volunteer)

2005 – 2006

14.

Sri Amrit Kumar Bhattacharjee(P.O)

2005 – 2006

15.

Sri Debasish Debnath (NSS volunteers)

2006 – 2007

16.

Ms. Dipika Saha (NSS Volunteers)

2010 – 2011

17.

Mr. Malay Laskar (Programme Officer)

2012 – 2013

18.

Ms. Mousumi Sarkar (NSS Volunteer)

2012 – 2013

19.

Mr. Bijoy Krishna Deb (NSS Volunteer)

2012 – 2013

20.

Smt. Supta Purkayasta (Programme Officer)

2013 – 2014

21.

Smt. Banasree Shil (NSS Volunteer)

2013 – 2014

22.

Smt. Tapa Das (NSS Volunteer)

2014 – 2015

23.

Sri Debabrata Das (NSS Volunteer)

2014 – 2015

24.

Sri Soumyadeep Bardhan (NSS Volunteer)

2014 – 2015

NSS Awards

25.

Sri Ashish Kr. Bhowmik (Programme Officer)

2016 - 2017

26.

Sri Shib Sankar Choudhury (Volunteers)

2017 - 2018

27.

Ms. Puja Debbarma (Volunteer)

2018-2019

28.

Ms. Supriya Das (Volunteer)

 

 

AT A GLANCE NSS UNITS IN TRIPURA

1. NAME OF DISTRICT : WEST TRIPURA

Sl. No.

Sub-Division

No. of H.S. School

No. of Degree College

No. of Tech/ BEd / Vatena College

No. of Open NSS Unit

No. of University

Total of NSS Units (3+4+5+6 +7)

No. of NSS Volunteers

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

(9)

1.

SADAR

47

4

5

1

2

59

5500

2.

MOHANPUR

16

2

-

-

-

18

1620

3.

JIRANIA

17

1

3

-

-

21

1800

 

T   O   T   A   L -

98

8920

 

2. NAME OF DISTRICT : SEPAHIJALA

Sl. No.

Sub-Division

No. of H.S. School

No. of Degree College

No. of Tech/ BEd College

No. of Open NSS Unit

Total of NSS Units (3+4+5+6)

No. of NSS Volunteers

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

1.

BISHLAGARH

15

1

-

1

17

1580

2.

JAMPUI

1

-

-

-

1

120

3.

SONAMURA

26

1

-

-

27

2380

 

T   O   T   A   L -

45

4080

 

3. NAME OF DISTRICT : KHOWAI

Sl. No.

Sub-Division

No. of H.S. School

No. of Degree College

No. of Tech/ BEd College

No. of Open NSS Unit

Total of Total No. of NSS Unit (3+4+5 +6)

No. of NSS Volunteers

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

1.

KHOWAI

19

1

-

1

21

1740

2.

TELIAMURA

14

1

-

-

15

1380

 

T   O   T   A   L -

36

3120

 

4. NAME OF DISTRICT : GOMATI

Sl. No.

Sub-Division

No. of H.S. School

No. of Degree College

No. of Tech/ BEd / Vaten College

No. of Open NSS Unit

Total of NSS Units (3+4+5+ 6)

No. of NSS Volunteers

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

1.

UDAIPUR

25

1

1

1

28

2640

2.

AMARPUR

9

1

-

-

10

900

3.

KARBOOK

4

-

-

-

4

280

 

T   O   T   A   L -

42

3820

 

5. NAME OF DISTRICT : SOUTH TRIPURA

Sl. No.

Sub-Division

No. of H.S. School

No. of Degree College

No. of Tech/ BEd / Vaten College

No. of Open NSS Unit

Total of NSS Units (3+4+5+ 6)

No. of NSS Volunteers

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

1.

BELONIA

19

1

-

1

21

1860

2.

SANTIRBAZAR

17

1

-

-

18

1640

3.

SABROOM

17

1

-

-

18

1700

 

T   O   T   A   L -

57

5200

 

 

6. NAME OF DISTRICT : NORTH TRIPURA

Sl. No.

Sub-Division

No. of H.S. School

No. of Degree College

No. of Tech/ BEd / Vaten College

No. of Open NSS Unit

Total of NSS Units (3+4+5+ 6)

No. of NSS Volunteers

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

1.

DHARMANAGAR

19

1

-

1

21

1820

2.

PANISAGAR

4

-

1

-

5

380

3.

KANCHANPUR

4

1

-

-

5

420

 

T   O   T   A   L -

31

2620

 

7. NAME OF DISTRICT : UNAKOTI

Sl. No.

Sub-Division

No. of H.S. School

No. of Degree College

No. of Tech/ BEd / Vaten College

No. of Open NSS Unit

Total of NSS Units (3+4+5+ 6)

No. of NSS Volunteers

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

1.

KAILASHAHAR

10

1

-

1

12

1040

2.

KUMARGHAT

9

1

1

-

11

940

 

T   O   T   A   L -

23

1980

 

8. NAME OF DISTRICT : DHALAI

Sl. No.

Sub-Division

No. of H.S. School

No. of Degree College

No. of Tech/ BEd / Vaten College

No. of Open NSS Unit

Total of NSS Units (3+4+5+ 6)

No. of NSS Volunteers

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

1.

KAMALPUR

14

1

-

1

16

1520

2.

L.T. VALLEY

8

-

-

-

8

700

3.

AMBASSA

3

-

1

-

4

400

4.

GANDACHARA

2

1

-

-

3

240

 

T   O   T   A   L -

31

2860

 

 

N:B  Grand Total of NSS Units in Tripura = 363 Nos. and Volunteers = 32,600 Nos.