Mangaluru, May 25, 2017: A release received states that the “Youth Empowerment and Sports Department”, National Service Scheme Cell, of the Government of Karnataka, has awarded the 2015-16 NSS State Award to Yenepoya University, Mangaluru, in recognition of the meritorious services rendered in the field of NSS. At a glittering function held at the Banquet Hall of Vidhan Soudha, Bangaluru, Chief Minister of Karnataka, Siddharamaiah, presented a shawl, memento and certificate to the Registrar of Yenepoya University, Dr. G.Shreekumar Menon, recently.
Yenepoya University, NSS Program Officer, Dr.Ashwini Shetty got the coveted Best NSS Program Officer in the State. She received a shawl, a memento, a certificate, and a cash prize of Rs.10,000/ from Chief Minister Shri.Siddharamaiah. Dr.Ashwini Shetty is presently the NSS Co-ordinator of Yenepoya University. She is the Assistant Professor in the Department of Anatomy. She recently organized the national level National Integration Camp, at Yenepoya University, in which students from all States participated. She is also a recipient of UNICEF Award.