Children’s Day was celebrated by the Department of Child Health Nursing and Department of Paediatrics, Amrita Hospital, Kochi, on 15/11/2021 in Paediatric Medical ward-B Block from 10 am to 12.15 pm. Children’s Day based talk by experts were conducted for the official function. The programme was organized by 3rd year B.Sc. Nursing students (15 Nos) Amrita College of Nursing. The formal program started with invocation and welcome address by Prof. Anila K.P., HOD, Child Health Nursing, Amrita College of Nursing, presidential address by Dr. C. Jayakumar HOD, Dept. of Paediatrics, and inauguration and inaugural address by Col. (Dr.) Vishal Marwaha, Principal, Amrita School of Medicine, felicitation by Bri. Sai. Bala Nursing Director, Amrita Hospital, Kochi, and Prof. (Dr.) Sunil M, Amrita College of Nursing.
Various cultural programmes by UG students from Amrita College of Nursing were conducted. Various games such as colouring competition, smiling competition, story writing, and drawing competition were conducted. Prizes were given to the winners of the games, followed by the distribution of sweets to all the children. There were total of 26 children who actively participated in all the events of games and entertainment and made the day a memorable one.