Working Committee Meeting for the Year 2016-17 of Junior Red Cross held.
Bhubaneswar, 6th March, 2017 (By Minaketan Jena): The Working Committee Meeting of Junior Red Cross (JRC), Indian Red Cross Society, Odisha State Branch was hosted at Red Cross Bhavan. Shri Debi Prasad Mishra, Hon’ble Minister, School & Mass Education, Industries & Chairman, JRC State Working Committee graced the occasion as Chief Guest and presided over the meeting and Commissioner-cum-Secertary, School & Mass Education, Mrs. Ranjan Chopra, IAS., Additional Secretary, School & Mass Education Deptt., Govt. of Odisha, President, Board of Secondary Education, Odisha, Director, Secondary Education, Odisha and other members of the working Committee were also present.At the outset Dr. Gyana Brata Mohanty, Secretary, JRC extended a warm welcome to the members present on the occasion and subsequently placed the budget and Annual Action Plan Report before the Committee. Besides, Dr. Mohanty made a power point presentation on JRC Annual activities for the year 2015-2016.Hon’ble Minister proposed that, each school of the State should create the Medicinal Plantation Programmes at their school premises.The members expressed satisfaction on the activities of the State Branch & District Branch which was highly appreciated.The meeting was coordinated and vote of thanks by Dr. Maj. Kalpana Das, YRCO-cum-Hon. Jt. Secretary-cum-JRCO. Sri Manas Ranjan Swain, Jr. Assistant assisted the programme.