SMS College of Arts & Science, Selvapuram, Coimbatore
Centre for Community Development (CCD) at SMS College of Arts & Science was inaugurated on 5th April 2023. The function started with a prayer song and lamp lighting. Dr. G.M.A. Christy, Head – Department of English, delivered the welcome address, while Dr. R. Balakrishnan, Vice Principal, delivered the presidential address. Dr. Duraipandian, Head – Department of Social Work, gave the keynote presentation. Chief Guest Mr. G. Shanmuga Sundaram, DIG of Prisons – Coimbatore, addressed the need of creating the Centre for Community Development (CCD). He shared his important views and ideas with the student community in order to support the development of individual social obligations as well as collective social responsibilities. He also showed an interest in signing an MOU with Cheran Group of Institutions for the best interest of student’s knowledge enrichment and enhancing the emotional wellbeing of prisoners and their families and the faculty of SMS. Finally the vote of thanks was presented by Dr. V. Premasudha, Head – Department of Tamil.