Suryadatta College of Management and Travel Tourism & Suryadatta College of Management Information and Research Technology, Bavdhan Pune has conducted 7 days residential Special winter camp at Bhugao. Camp started on 19 th January 2016 and ended on 25 th January 2016. Camp were initiated by Savitribai Phule Pune University Pune, it was a curriculum part of academic program for the under graduate students. Two team of 25 each SCHMTT and SCMIRT were part of the camp. Camp was conducted as per guidelines given by the National Service Scheme department of SPPU, Pune. During this seven days event we have done many activities as per program given by SPPU, Pune. During this long tenure students and faculty stayed at Bhugao Zilha Parishad school campus. On first day camp was inaugurated by Sirpanch and School Principal with motivational speeches of each, we have read the agenda and purpose of camp in front of the guest and the villagers who attended the event, then followed with cleaning activity in school in afternoon. Second day onward students went to the hill side old temple near Lake and did cleaning at temple and also at lake side, all the plastic and garbage disposed. Rally on road safety conducted as an awareness program, then students displayed posters on road safety from 3 pm onward till 6 pm at Bhugaon main road. Various other programs included in camp are rally of “Beti Bachao – Beti Padhao”, street plays in village and school on “Nasha Mukti” and cultural shows for the school kids, coloring of stones as road marking on main road, conducted survey of Gram panchayat, peoples living in Bhugao and school, cleaning Public places, “Plastic Mukt Gao Abhiyan”, Tree plantation at Temple, Construction of “Composed pit” in school and painting of plants in school and infront of grampanchayat, such many other activities are also conducted. During this camp students were indulged in habit of wake up early morning, exercise and self responsibility as a good civilian. Students also attended special meeting “Gram Sabha” where Gram Panchayat members given them information on how Grampanchayat works and how Bhugao has received 13 ISO at same time for various outlets of Bhugaon. It was great experience for the student to attend the Bhajan at main temple of village on Saturday evening. Gram panchay has appreciated our good work and issued us certificate for the same.
This camp made student proud by providing helping hands to various social activities which they never had experienced.