The Red Cross is a globally recognized humanitarian organization that plays a crucial role in alleviating suffering and promoting health. Here are some key points about the Red Cross:

  1. Indian Red Cross Society (IRCS):
    • The Indian Red Cross Society operates across India, including in the state of Haryana. Its mission is to prevent and alleviate suffering without any discrimination based on nationality, race, sex, religious beliefs, language, class, or political opinions.
    • The IRCS aims to improve the lives of vulnerable people through various services and the promotion of humanitarian laws.
    • It also focuses on inculcating humanitarian ideals among the population, especially children and youth.
    • Some of its programs include basic road safety and first-aid training, professional first-aid training for industries, and disaster management workshops for college students.
  1. International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement:
    • The organized International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement comprises approximately 16 million volunteers, members, and staff worldwide.
    • Founded to protect human life and health, it ensures respect for all human beings and works to prevent and alleviate human suffering.
  1. Red Cross Symbol:
    • The Red Cross symbol serves as an identifier for medical personnel during wartime.
    • It is defined as a protection symbol in the Geneva Conventions and is used to mark medical facilities, personnel, and supplies.
    • The symbol represents neutrality, impartiality, and humanity in times of conflict and crisis.
  1. Local Branches:
    • In Tumakuru, Karnataka, India, there is a local branch of the Indian Red Cross Society located at Red Cross Bhavwan, Ashoka Road, Tumkur (Tumakuru), with the postal code 572101.

The Red Cross’s commitment to humanitarian principles and its tireless efforts to alleviate suffering make it a vital organization on both national and global levels.

Blood donation camp conducted in college primacies

Committee Members:

ChairpersonDr. Jagadeesha G. T
Co-OrdinatorMr.Manohar A P
MemberMr.Rajesh S B
Student MembersMs.Keerthi S