Vikalp, an SMVDU initiative for the under-privileged children, celebrated Dussehra on campus. A play was also performed narrating why Dussehra is celebrated, and, a session on bad and good habits, and basic etiquettes was conducted. A dance performance was performed by the students. Students also wrote about their cherished memories. The event concluded with providing refreshments to students. Previously, Vikalp celebrated Gandhi Jayanti, and Swacch Bharat Abhiyaan on 2nd October. The students were informed about the second Prime Minister of the country, Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri, and his teachings. The younger students took part in a drawing competition while the elder students participated in an essay writing competition. The students were filled with patriotic feelings, and they were grateful to all the leaders of the country whose hard work, dedication and sacrifices have enabled us to see the India that we see today succeed in all aspects.