The Celebration of 75 years of India’s Independence -“Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav” would commence 75 weeks prior to Independence Day 2022 and would extend up to Independence Day 2023. In this connection, the Department of Science and Humanities, Ahalia School of Engineering and Technology, Palakkad organised an online speech competition entitled ‘Drug Abuse & Illicit Trafficking’ on 27th June 2021 for the B.Tech. students. In this event five students from Ahalia School of Engineerng and Technology participated. The first prize was secured by Ms. Nithyasree S. (1st year, ECE) and the second prize secured by Ms. Sreesha V. (1st year, ECE).