As an initiative to create awareness among the younger generation about “Say No to Drugs” the SRM Institute of Science and Technology and Faculty of Science and Humanities,Vadapalani Campus, Chennai have organized an awareness program on Anti-Narcotics on 13th February 2020 in the college premises. The Deputy Commissioner of Police, T-Nagar,Shri.D.Ashok Kumar and the Assistant Commissioner of Police,Vadapalani ,Shri.J. ArockiaPrakasam have emphasized the aftermath of drug addictive disorder and how to get way with those obnoxious behaviors. Mr. Thompson, Inspector of Police , R-11 Police station,Ramapuram has explained the repercussions of the drug addiction by displaying objects and material through which the drugs are being circulated among the younger generation. Dr.J.Chandrakumar IAS, Director, SRM honored the chief guests of the day. Following the welcome note of .K.R. AnanthaPadmanaban, the Dean, Dr.K.Subburam , Director, Academics , Vadapalani Campus presided over the function, who stressed upon the psychoactive drug and its control over the immune system.
Following the initiative, a motivational poem was recited and the students who have won in the drawing competition held for anti-narcotics were awarded. The programme ended with students taking pledge against drug addiction and signature campaign.