IDF launched Dr. Ambedkar Bal Gurukul at Agandhiapuram, Perambur, Chennai on 11-01-2013 in collaboration with Montfort Sirahugal. IDF team Dr. Narayan Iyer, Mr. S. Sreeram, Mr. K. Sathyamurthy, Mrs. Kamakshi Siva and Mrs. Rajammal conveyed Pongal Greetings to all the volunteers and students as they launched the Bal Gurukul. Bro. Mark from Montfort Sirahugal appreciated the role of IDF in estabilshing Bal Gurukuls in urban slums as they are the need of the hour. The children felt extremely happy with the Bal Gurukuls and also as they received gifts and hot and yummy Pongal.