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Various Sub Committees viz., DCH, Blood Bank, DM, First Aid and Tracing were held from 16.09.2016 to 16.09.2016 at IRCS TNB Office Campus. Dr. Harish L Metha, Chairman, IRCS TNB Chaired the Meeting in the presence of Thiru M.S.M. Nasruddin, General Secretary, IRCS TNB, Dr.P.A. Sathianarayanan, Hon. Treasurer, IRCS TNB and Thiru Narayanan A.K., Adminstrative Secretary, IRCS TNB amidst Sub Committee Members.

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Sub Branches

Ayanavaram Sub Branch:-

Human Rally was organized in coordination with North Educational District on 03.09.2016. The Rally went through Kolathur, Lakshmipuram and Bhavani Nagar. Handbills about causes, preventive measures and remedies for Dengue, H1N1 and Malaria were distributed to  general public. Thiru S. Ravikumar- Secretary, IRCS Ayanavaram Sub Branch,  Dr.R.Rajaram,  JRC Convenor, JRC Counsellor and JRC Juniors attended.

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Katpadi Sub Branch:-

Annual General Meeting was held on 30.09.2016 at IRCS Katpadi Sub Branch Office Campus. Office Bearers were elected during the Meeting. IRCS Life Members and MC members attended.


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Tenkasi sub Branch:-

An Awareness Programme on First Aid was conducted on the eve of “World First Aid Day” on 20.09.2016 at Mass Community & Para Medical College, Tenkasi. Thiru Mohamed Ansari, Founder, welcomed the gathering.  Dr.K.P. Sankara Kumar, Chairman, FA Sub Commitee, presided in the presence of Thiru Sakthivel, Vice Chairman, IRCS Tenkasi. Tmt. Anitha, RDO & Vice President, IRCS Tenkasi Sub Branch inaugurated and addressed the gathering. Thiru Mohan, DFO felicitated. Thiru S. Vairavaraj and Thiru Murugan facilitated the sessions on Disaster Management and First Aid.

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District Branches

Cuddalore District Branch:-

Human Rally was organised on 02.09.2016 in association with District Blind Control Society, Cuddalore Central Rotary Club, JCI and Cuddalore Vidiyal on the eve of 31st  National Eye Donation Week. District Collector flagged off the Rally. Thiru R.M. Balasubramaniam, Chairman, IRCS Cuddalore District Branch, Thiru S. Pirayon, Vice Chairman, IRCS Cuddalore District Branch, Members from Rotary, JCI and Nursing Students participated.


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Junior Red Cross

Sivagangai Educational District:-

One Day JRC Workshop for School Headmasters was conducted on 01.09.2016 at Ilayankudi Hr. Sec. School. Thiru Senthilvel Murugan, CEO presided. Thiru A.E.John Mohammed, Headmaster welcomed all. Haji. T.S.H. Muzafar Abdul Rahman, Correspondent and Thiru P. Manickkam, DEO felicitated. Thiru S. Kalaichelvan, Secretary, IRCS Sivagangai District Branch explained the Principles, History and Activities of Red Cross. Thiru M. Udayakumar proposed Vote of Thanks.


Thiru A.E. John Mohammed, JRC Convener Sivagangai Educational District received Tamil Nadu Govt. Best Teacher (Dr.Radhakrishnan) Award on 05.09.2016.



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Youth Red Cross

One Day Zonal Level Orientation Programme for YRC Programme Officers supported by IRCS TN State Branch was organized by Dr. P. Thirumoorthi, YRC Zonal  Co-ordinator, Periyar University, Salem on 29.09.2016 at Padmavani Arts and Science College for Women, Salem. Dr. P. Thirumoorthi, YRC Zonal Co-ordinator, Periyar University, Salem delivered the Welcome Address. Dr. N. Subburaj, Principal, Padmavani Arts and Science College for Women, Salem delivered the Presidential Address. Thiru. K. Sathiyamoorthy, Chairman, Padmavani Educational Institutions delivered the inaugural Address. Dr. J. Nirmalson, Principal, Regional Training Institute, Department of Public Health, Salem was the Chief Guest. Thiru. J. Munna, Chairman, Indian Red Cross Society, Salem District Branch felicitated the occasion. Dr. P. Vadivel, YRC District Organizer, Salem District delivered Vote of Thanks. Sessions were covered on Role of Programme Officers in Social Service, AIDS Awareness & Blood Donation, Leadership and Youth, Disaster Management Programmes. Mrs. S. Uma, YRC Programme Officer, Padmavanni Arts and Science College for Women, Salem delivered Welcome Address. Dr. N. Subburaj, Principal, Padmavani Arts and Science College for Women, Salem and Thiru. P. Muthukumar, Administrative Officer, Padmavani Educational Institutions, Salem  distributed the Certificates. Thiru. S. Sagayaraj, Hon. Secretary, Indian Red Cross Society, Salem District Branch, delivered the Felicitation the occasion and Thiru. D. Sakthi, YRC District Organizer, Dharmapuri District delivered the Vote of Thanks.

One Day District Level YRC Students Study Camp supported by IRCS TN State Branch was organized by Dr. T. Chitra, YRC District Organizer, Sivagangai District on 23.09.2016 at Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering & Technology, Karaikudi. Prof. Dr. T. Chitra, YRC District Organizer, S.A. College for Women, Sivagangai delivered the Welcome Address, Prof. Dr. S. Rajakumar, Principal, ACCET, Karaikudi delivered the Presidential Address, Prof. Dr. A. Elango, Vice – Principal, ACCET, Karaikudi delivered the Inaugural Address, Captain Y. Arulraj, Chairman, IRCS, Sivagangai, Prof. Dr. A. Ramadevi, HoD of Chemistry, ACCET, Karaikudi, Thiru. S. Kalaiselvan, Secretary, IRCS, Sivangangai delivered Felicitation during the occasion. Prof. K.T. Loganathan, ACCET, karaikudi, delivered the Welcome Address for Valedictory Session. Prof. Dr. S. Ramuthai, Principal, S. A. College for Women, Pallathur, delivered the Valedictory Address,                Prof. Dr. S. Rajakumar, Principal, ACCET, Karaikudi  distributed the Certificates. Prof. Dr. T. Chitra, YRC District Organizer, S. A. College for Women, Pallathur proposed the Vote of Thanks.

In view of commemoration of 67th Anniversary of Geneva Conventions, the following Colleges conducted Elocution Competition:-

1. S. T. Hindu College, Kanyakumari District


Elocution Competitions conducted and Prizes were distributed to the Winners.
2. Nethaji Subash Chandra Bose College, Thiruvarur District
3. Government Arts College for Men,

Krishnagiri District

4. H. H. The Rajah’s College,

Pudukkottai District

5. Seethalakshmi Achi College for Women, Pallathur, Sivagangai District
6. Bharat Educational Institutions, Vellore

The YRC unit of S.V.C. Polytechnic College, Puliyangudi conducted Blood Donation Camp.


The YRC wing of Sankara College of Science and Commerce, Coimbatore  conducted the Awareness Camp for YRC Volunteer through Demonstration and explained the usage of Fire Extinguishers. Mr. K. J. Anthony, Retired Station Officer, Tamil Nadu Fire & Rescue Service, Coimbatore  started the Fire Rescue programme at College Campus.

The YRC Wing of Kongu College of Arts & Science, Karur District  organized the Youth Day. Thiru. P. Sivakumar, Correspondent, Kongu Arts and Science College,  Prof. C. Rajasekar, Principal, Kongu Arts and Science College, delivered the Welcome Address. Dr. Srinivasan, Medical Officer, Skin & Hair Clinic, Karur was the Chief Guest of the Programme. Teachers’ Day was also celebrated.

The YRC Wing of Holy Cross College, Nagercoil, organized the Blood Identification and Blood Donation Camp.

The YRC wings of M.N.M. Jain Engineering College, Thorapakkam and Annai Velankanni College, Chennai  organized the Orientation Programme. Prof. A. Kadar Basha, Hon. Advisor, YRC was the Chief Guest who Inaugurated the programme.