Vimukthi in association with The Choice School conducted a cycle rally on November 5, 2022, to spread awareness on the ‘SAY NO TO DRUGS’ campaign. A total of 60 participants including students and teachers assembled at The Choice School at 7 a.m. and cycled from the school to Petta Junction and back.
The rally was inaugurated by Ms.Roja Rajeev, Ward member, who appreciated the fact that The Choice School was taking keen interest in this campaign against drugs. Mr. Jose V. George, Commandant of Police addressed the gathering and spoke at length about how children should keep themselves occupied constructively especially with a lot of physical activities like sports, exercise, etc., before flagging off the rally along with Mr. Jackson Peter, Deputy Commandant.
The escalating drug abuse among children in Kerala has become a cause of great concern and there is a need for immediate intervention, said Mr. Ajith Jacob, Principal, The Choice School at the inaugural function of this rally.
The little ones of Foundation Stage also joined the rally, at the finishing stage, reiterating the importance of this campaign.