SAATHI’s 17th offsite camp in IHCAE concludes


Gangtok, 06 Apr:

Sikkim Against Addiction Towards Healthy India [SAATHI], Sikkim organised its 17th offsite camp at Indian Himalayan Center for Adventure & Eco Tourism [IHCAE], Chemchey for four days from 02 Apr to 05 Apr, a press release informs.

The camp was attended by 115 students from Hee-Yangthang Senior Secondary School, Dentam Senior Secondary School, Darap Senior Secondary School, Tharpu Senior Secondary School, Tashiding Senior Secondary School, Yuksom Senior Secondary School, Khecheuperi Senior Secondary School, Nandugaon Senior Secondary School, Sumbuk Senior Secondary School, Sang Senior Secondary School and Bermiok Tokal Senior Secondary Schools accompanied by their teacher co-ordinators.

The release further reads that sessions on life skills, physical activities, medical and legal aspects of drug abuse and counselling were conducted by the SAATHI team.

The resource persons of the camp were Psychologist from Namchi District Hospital, Reshma Subba, Rabin Rai from Freedom Rehabilitation, Gangtok, SAATHI member, Saran Rai, Sub-Inspector [Namchi], Joy Gurung and SAATHI teacher coordinator of Sang Senior Secondary School, Gyaltsen Sherpa.

Team building exercises, experience sharing sessions by students, fun activities were also part of the four-day camp.