Central Vigilance Commission, the Premier Integrity and Anti-Corruption Institution of our country observed Vigilance Awareness Week 2016 from 31.10.2016 to 05.11.2016. The objective of observing Vigilance Awareness Week 2016 is to create public awareness against corruption and for ensuring a wider outreach especially for creation of awareness on corruption and its effects amongst the youth and college students. SLCS as a stake holder also observed this program with a great effort. As a part of this program, as an outreach initiative, NTPL propose to organize the following program in our esteemed campus with an objective to create impactful awareness on the young minds of the students.

The theme of this year is “Public Participation in promoting Integrity and Eradicating Corruption.” Based on the theme various competitions like Elocution competition in Tamil and English and Essay competition in Tamil & English were conducted. Around 15 students participated in Tamil and English Elocution competition and 40 students in Tamil & English Essay competition.

A special Lecture program was also arranged and organized on 3rd November, 2016 at the SLCS auditorium. Shri.M.Suresh, Dy. General Manager/Vigilance welcomed the gathering. Our President Dr.R.Lakshmipathy gave his presidential address. Followed by him Shri.M.Prabhagar, GM/O&M and Shri.A.R.Neelakanta Pillai, CEO, NTPL, Tuticorin gave the felicitation address. Lime Ganesh, gave a special lecture on the eradication of corruption. The competition winners of the Vigilance Awareness Week 2016 were motivated by issuing awards and certificates. Finally, Shri.A.Perumalsamy, DGM/HR gave his vote of thanks and the program wound up patriotically.