WORLD FOOD DAY CELEBRATED AT VELAMMAL
Junior Red Cross students of Velammal Main school, Mogappair campus celebrated World Food Day on 16th October, 2018. The guest of honour Ms. Kasturi, Food safety officer, Tamil Nadu Food and Drugs Administration Department, Tiruvallur district brought out the importance of consuming healthy food. The concept of the programme was based on food pyramid to emphasize the importance of balanced diet. She pointed out the ill –effects of junk food and advised the students to consume healthy food. Food safety awareness pamphlets were happy wheels distributed to the students. She also stressed on the importance of brain food and the influence of adulterated food. There was a lively interaction between the guest and the students regarding the negative impacts of street food.