Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Cyclone against Child Sexual Abuse


CII- Young Indians Cycle Rally against 'Child Sexual Abuse in Chennai

Monday, January 31, 2011

Chennai: The Young Indians (Yi) of CII organised a Cycle Rally in Chennai on 30 January 2011 with an aim to create awareness on 'Child Sexual Abuse'. The cycle rally was participated by over 200 students from various schools in Chennai City.
Actor Mr Karthi Sivakumar, flagged off the rally at Thiru Vi Ka Park in Shenoy Nagar, Chennai which ended at Bhavan's Rajaji Vidyashram, Kilpauk, Chennai covering a length of 10 KMs.
Earlier, Mr Karthi Sivakumar addressed the school students on the issue of Child Sexual Abuse and said that these kinds of awareness campaigns involving student community would empower them to face any challenges with respect to the issue of child sexual abuse.
Ms Deepa Sathiaram, Chairperson, Yi Chennai; Mr Anantharaman Mani, Student Nets Chairman, Yi Chennai and Mr Prasanna, Co-Chair, Yi-Chennai also participated in the cycle rally.

1 comment:

Al said...

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