The Department of Social Work of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and Amrita Social Work Association of Alumni and Students (ASWAAS) will jointly organise ‘Dhaara' on March 20 to mark the World Social Work Day.

The inter-collegiate event will include three events – social work quiz, best social worker, and street theatre contest. It will be inaugurated by P. Pravin Patkar, Founder-Chairman of PRERANA, a Mumbai-based non-Governmental Organisation. Coimbatore Corporation Commissioner K. Ponnusamy will preside over the event. The programme will end with a performance by folk artistes. Registrations for the events are open. For details, contact 99448-75361 / 96269-63801; or e-mail to