The Centre for Youth Development and Studies (CYDS) of Bharathidasan University here recently conducted a free five-day residential workshop on communication skills for the college and university students.

As many as 30 students selected by the principals of Jamal Mohamed College, Shrimati Indira Gandhi College, Cauvery College, Government College for Women, Kumbakonam and Sri Bharathi Arts and Science College for Women, Kaikurichi in Pudukottai district and the Heads of Departments of Bharathidasan University, attended the workshop.

N.Manimekalai, P.Alli, P.Geethalakshmi, S.Jeyanthi, K.Nedunchezhian and R.Chakkubai (former Director, Centre for Peeriyar Studies) of Bharathidasan University, R.P. Bhuvaneswari, Professor, NKR Government College, Namakkal, A. Puratchikodi of Anna Univeristy, Tiruchi, K. Thulasidasan, Principal of SRV School, Samayapuram, P. Sureshkumar, Regional Deputy Director of Employment, Tiruchi were the resource persons.