President Draupadi Murmu presented the National Service Scheme NSS Awards for the year 2020-21 at Rashtrapati Bhavan on 24th September.
A total of forty-two awards were given. Two universities, ten NSS units, their program officers and 30 NSS volunteers received the awards.
The Department of Youth Affairs, Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, awards the National Service Scheme (NSS) every year.
The awards are given to recognize & reward outstanding contribution for voluntary community service made by Universities & Colleges, 2 Councils, Senior Secondary, NSS Units, Program Officers, NSS Volunteers with a view to further promote NSS in the country.