Gandhi Jayanthi

Gandhi Jayanthi

Mahatma Gandhi’s 144th birthday anniversary celebration at Palayamkottai Central Prison, Global Network for Equality – GNE co-organized the event with the prison authorities during which a special music programme was prepared by a traditional folk group Ocean and Osai headed by Mr.K.Kumukkandan and Mrs.Vatchala Priya, a main singers accompanied by a chorus to play Patriotic Songs and a magical performance organized by Bethel NGO.

Later GNE gifted 5 books THE STORY OF MY EXPERIMENTS WITH TRUTH Tamil Version to the Palayamkottai central prison library. At the end winners of sports events were recognized for their achievements and given prizes, shining new buckets in different sizes and colors. Many distinguished guests spoke of Mahatma Gandhi and original hand looms were displayed, which are used by the inmates to produce cloth inside the prison as one of the several vocational activities of the prison.

Prison Auditorium

Prison Auditorium

 

Decorated Stage

Decorated Stage

Guest Arrival

Guest Arrival

 

Welcoming Note by Additional Superintendent

Welcoming Note by Additional Superintendent

Hand loom Demo

Hand loom Demo

Hand loom Demo

Hand loom Demo

 

Respect to Gandhiji

Respect to Gandhiji

Speech by K.R.Raja, Medical & Psychiatric Social Worker of GNE

Speech by K.R.Raja, Medical & Psychiatric Social Worker of GNE

Ocean & Osai Folk Singer Group

Ocean & Osai Folk Singer Group

Enjoy listening of folk songs

Enjoy listening of folk songs

Memento to Folk Singers

Memento to Folk Singers

Prize to Sports Winner

Prize to Sports Winner

 

Prize to Talent Show winners

Prize to Talent Show winners

Memento to Prison Dept by GNE

Memento to Prison Dept by GNE

 

Group photo with Folk Singers

Group photo with Folk Singers

 

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