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ANNUAL GENERAL BODY MEETING OF IRCS HELD

Panaji: October 10, 2018

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The annual general body meeting of Indian Red Cross Society, Goa state under the presidentship of Governor of Goa and the President of Indian Red Cross Society (IRCS) Dr.Smt Mridula Sinha, was held at Raj Bhavan, Dona Paula today

Speaking on the occasion, Governor congratulated the Indian Red Cross Society for their immense contribution to the society.   Acknowledging that financial constraints are present, Governor said that there is no lack of people wanting to support, people are willing to help. We only have to ask for assistance without hesitating. Governor also applauded the number of various programme like blood donation camps carried out by the IRCS.Being an old institution it always inspire, encourage and initiate at all times all forms of humanitarian activities so that human suffering can be minimized ,she stated.

She also suggested that as a part of Central Government’s decision to commemorate 150th Birth Anniversary of the Father of the Nation, Indian Red Cross Society should also organise program  that have themes of teachings and principles of Mahatma Gandhi 

Addressing the gathering, Shri Gaurish Dhond, Chairman of Indian Red Cross Society called upon all the members to rise and collectively work towards welfare of humanity.

Governor Dr.Smt.Mridula Sinha released the Annual Administrative Report of ICRS Goa for 2017-2018

Shri Manguirish Pai Raikar, Vice Chairman, IRCS read out the minutes of the previous year.Shri Mario Pinto De Santana presented the audited annual accounts for the year 2018-2019.

Prof.Subhash Kauthankar compered the meeting while Dr.Digamber Naik proposed the vote of thanks.


DI/NB/TSS/JA/AF/ 2018/839

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