Mangaluru: Youth Red Cross, Yenepoya (Deemed to be University), was inaugurated on Oct 11 by the chief guest Dr Rajendra K V, District Commissioner, Dakshina Kannada and in his speech he appreciated the university for signing MoU with the Indian Red Cross Society D.K. He congratulated the Youth Red Cross Unit of Yenepoya Deemed to be University for being inaugurated and said that Humanitarian values should be inculcated among the volunteers and the principles of the Red Cross should help to develop peace and cordiality among the volunteers.
CA Shantharama Shetty, Chairman, Indian Red Cross Society D.K, the guest of honour in his speech said that the youth as ambassadors of the Indian Red Cross Society has to reach the society with humanitarian values and be good citizens. Kusumadara B.K, Hon. Secretary, Indian Red Cross Society praised the work of the YRC at the University. Dr M Vijayakumar Vice chancellor presided over the function. Dr K.S Gangadhara Somayaji, Registrar, welcomed the gathering and Nithyashree B V, Nodal Officer, delivered the vote of thanks.
State representative of the Indian Red Cross Society Yathish Baikampady, Resource person, Sachet Suvarna, were present. Jyothi compared the program. Around 10 program officers of constituent colleges and 300 volunteers benefited from the program.