Couva North MP, Ramona Ramdial launched Christmas 2014 celebrations in her constituency on Sunday with a function to bless the crèche at Limehead Road Park, Chase Village.
Constituents were invited to participate in a candlelight walk to the park followed by entertainment by church choirs, parang and blessing of the crèche by Reverend Daniel Teelucksingh.
Ramdial welcomed everyone to the Limehead Road Park and thanked the ten churches who performed as well as the residents for coming out in their numbers. She commended the churches for “doing a great job in youth development and using religion to get youths back on right track and stay out of a life of crime”.
She urged all to continue to be the watchdogs of their communities and develop proper communication strategies to keep their young ones positively engaged.
Ramdial closed by wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and a bright and prosperous New Year 2015.