The Department of Fire and Industrial Safety, Hebert William Henrich Association jointly organized SLCS SAMAAJ SEVA – an Extension Activity on “AWARENESS ON HEAT WAVES (SUMMER SEASON)” at Pandikovil, Madurai on 18/05/2022. 9 students from I & II year have conducted the activity and shared few tips to overcome the heat waves during the summer season along with the safety measures. The students suggested the people to avoid going out in noon time, stay hydrated by taking sufficient hygienic drinking water , wear light colored loose cotton clothes, avoid alcohol as well as tea & coffee, eat fresh seasonal fruits, avoid high protein food. The students also suggested the people to keep their home cool by using fans and damp cloth. The students also reiterated the people not to leave children in hot vehicle.

The aim of this campaign is to emphasize effects of ‘HEAT WAVES’ and save our health. The Village people rendered their Cooperation & the involvement of the faculty and the students were commendable to reach out the maximum beneficiaries. Nearly 20 peoples benefitted through the activity.