Youth Red Cross Wing

“Youth Red Cross” is the most important constituent of its parent organization, Indian Red Cross Society. It is a group activity organized within the college for students aged between 18 and 25 years. A qualified lecturer is recognized as the leader and he is called the programme officer. Under his guidance, the students are trained and encouraged to carry out the activities of the Red Cross Society.

The Youth Red Cross Wing of Karnataka Govt Polytechnic Mangalore was established during the year 2012-13 with an motive of creating social responsibilities among the youth and encouraging them to involve voluntarily in the activities of INDIAN RED CROSS SOCIETY.

Activities of Youth Red Cross Wing of Karnataka Govt Polytechnic Mangalore:

  • Promotion of health and hygiene
  • Service to others
  • National Integration
  • World friendliness
  • Relief work during emergencies like flood, fire and other natural calamities
  • Literacy campaign
  • Avoidance of drugs-Say no use of drugs
  • AIDS awareness
  • Communal harmony-Conflict resolution
  • Community services
  • Blood donation
  • Health check camps


Youth Red Cross Co-Ordinator:

Sri. Rajendra Merta,

Senior Grade Lecturer, Mechanical Department

Karnataka Govt Polytechnic, Mangalore

Mobile: 9482905337