Capuchin Krishik Seva Kendra in collobaration with childfund India organised district level RTE campaign on 20/11/2016 at Subramanya Stanika Sabha Bhavan, Laila, Belthangady. Rally was the main attraction of the program. One day RTE campaign was kicked off by the awareness rally, the children, parents, PDOs and the SDMC members were . The rally was officially flagged off by the chief guest of the day Mr. Renni D’souza, The director of PADI, Manglore.
The rally was processed towards Laila junction at around 10.00 am. The chief guest Mr. Renni D’souza addressed the community on RTE act at the Bhagath singh circle at laila. At around 11.00 am the rally reached subramanya stanika sabha bhavan. The children were of full enthusiasm shouted slogans at the best of their voices.
The formal stage program began at 11.00 am. Fr. Vinod Mascarenhas, Director of Vimukti, Fr. Francis Assis Edwin Monis, Chief Functionary of the CKSK, Mr. Renni Dsouza, Director of PADI, Manglore, Mrs. Ratnavathi, Supervisor, Women and Child Welfare Department, Belthangady, Mr. Prasad Kumar,SDMC Vice President, Guripalla, and as the resource person Mrs. Harinakshi, lawyer, Mr. Francis Danthy, Project Manager were present on the dais. Dignitaries on the dais motivated the participants to strive towards education of the children in the society thus to make this place a better place to live in.
After the inaugural program one hour session was facilitated by Mrs. Harinakshi, lawyer from Puttur. The resource person imparted the knowledge on the different provisions of the RTE act 2009. The participants also were educated on the importance of children Gram Sabha by the laila Gram Panchayath PDO, Mr. Prakash Shetty.
The district level RTE campaign came to an end by singing awareness songs on education, child rights etc. All the participants were served with delicious food. All together 300 participants were present at the venue. Thus witnessing an informative, memorable event.