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Red Cross Society, Kullu

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Last Updated On: 29/12/2016  

 

Prior to 1997-98 the Distt. Red Cross Society was run by the Health Department under the Chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner Kullu and Chief medical Officer being its Honorary Secretary. After that the whole activities of the Distt. Red Cross Society are run and conducted by the Distt. Administration instead of Health department in order to gear up its functioning more vigoursly.

 

FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES OF RED CROSS

  • Humanity

  • Neutrality

  • Impartiality

  • Independence

  • Unity

  • Universality

  • Voluntary Service

MAIN ACTIVITIES OF RED CROSS

  • Relief in situations of disasters

  • Hospital services to sick and wounded

  • Maternity and child welfare

  • Family welfare

  • Nursing facilities

  • Community service

  • Blood Banks
  • Junior Red Cross

 

Under the noble and able leadership of Deputy Commissioner and Additional Deputy Commissioner, Kullu being its Chairman and Coordinator respectively of Distt. Red Cross Society Kullu have galvanized the whole structure and functioning at all level involving all sub Divisions , Blocks Panchayats , Mahila Manadals, Schools and other Volunteers organizations etc. to motivate people of their respective areas and contribute generously to the Red Cross fund to enhance its financial resources and utilize the same for the redressal of the grievances and agonies of the poor and needy people. From the past few years Red Cross Society - Kullu is continuously  organizing Red Cross Mela in the month of August for awareness of Red Cross activities among the people and to boost up the funds and collected funds as under:-

 

 

Year wise financial help and aid provided to the poor and needy people are as under:

 

Year

Amount Collected (Fig. in Rs.)

Red Cross Mela 2003

2,97,043.00

Red Cross Mela 2004 

11,30,219.00

Red Cross Mela 2005 

15,27,805.00

 

Year wise financial help and aid provided to the poor and needy people are as under:

 

1999-2001

Financial Help (Figures in Rs.)

Financial assistance

9,33,377.00

Relief to Tibetans

30,000.00

Orrisa relief fund 

5,000.00

Grant for Manali charitable Trust

21,000.00

Flood & fire sufferer relief

44,133.00






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