The Department of Chemistry in collaboration with the Department of Tamil (Shift II) & Department of Social Work organized the Lecture titled “பன்னாட்டு முதலாளித்துவம் - சூழலியல் - வேளாண்மை”on 7th March, 2023. The resource person was V. Nakkeran, Environmentalist & M. Pamayan, Agricultural Scientist. Dr. S. Xavier Rajarathinam, Head, Department of Chemistry, welcomed the gathering, he expressed the younger generation should possess good conscientious knowledge about the world they live in. Dr. Muthaiyan. N, Assistant Professor, Department of Tamil (Shift 2), introduced the chief guest. Dr. Balasubramaniam. P, Head, Department of Tamil (Shift II), made a special address where he spoke on the books “காடோடி” and “திணையியல் கோட்பாடு” being part of the syllabus in the Department of Tamil (Shift 2), he also expressed that this moment of having V. Nakkeeran and M. Pamayan was very special.
Environmentalist V. Nakkeran spoke on the richness of the rain forests in India. Nature is simpler than we think and we complicate the concepts of nature extravagantly. He spoke that to his curiosity, he found the younger generation possessed great interest towards understanding the working of the nature we are a part off. M. Pamayan, Agricultural Scientist, addressed the gathering following Mr. V. Nakkeeran spoke on how we could differentiate native seeds, hybrid seeds, the use of natural manure, chemical fertilizers & how the fertilizers impact the soil in-turn the crops, and how the fertilizers are contributing to converting native crops into cash crops by spoiling the fertility of soil. Mario Leo Joseph. J, Assistant Professor. Department of Chemistry (Shift I) proposed the vote of thanks.