Velammal Main School, Mogappair campus organized an awareness seminar on Prevention of child abuse on 18th January, 2019 in its premises. The guests of honour Mr. J. Ebenezer Martin, Ms. Chitra Aravindan, and Ms. P. Lekha Sri presided over the workshop. They discussed about child abuse and child maltreatment which has increased in India.
To raise an awareness and make a difference in their lives, slogans against child abuse were shown for the survival, safety and self – esteem of children’s growth and development. They also spoke about various organizations which are ready to help and take action against any form of physical, psychological and emotional maltreatment of a child. Girl students from class 6 to 8 participated in the workshop. The session was informative and useful to the students.