Compassion is the fellow feeling of understanding and showing concern for the sufferings and misfortunes of others. It is an extension of brotherly love. This is an inherent quality of all human beings . Compassionate Kozhikode is a platform which aims to bring together people with the sole aim of making a better Kozhikode.The project was launched on October 3rd 2015 by the District Collector and the District Magistrate.

The Compassionate Kozhikode initiative is designed to make Kozhikode a better place, to live and to visit. The thoughts that spring to your mind when you think of Kozhikode will be hospitality, warmth and most importantly, compassion. Through this initiative of the District Administration, the citizens will get exposed to the harsh realities of the marginalized sections thereby unleashing a general feeling of empathy.

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The District Administration has launched a number of initiatives under Compassionate Kozhikode. They are listed as follows:

  • Operation Sulaimani
  • District Collector’s Internship Program
  • Welfare Homes
  • Savari Giri Giri
  • Mental Hospital Intervention
  • Public Library
  • Hey Auto
  • Sampoorna
  • Project 4N
  • Unique Numbering System for Bus Routes
  • Educational Scholarships
  • Kozhipedia
  • Legends of Kozhikode
  • Freedom Cafe
  • Yo Appooppa.

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