Panaji, December 11, 2012 …. The NSS Unit of M.E.S. College of Arts and Commerce, Zuarinagar, Goa inaugurated the Red Ribbon Club recently in College Campus.  The Inauguration of Red Ribbon Club marks the beginning of creating awareness of HIV/AIDS among the students and the community in the vicinity of the Institute through the NSS Unit in the College.

The Club was inaugurated by lighting the traditional lamp by the Chief Guest Ms. Jeunesse D. Fernandes, Consultant (Youth Affairs), Goa State AIDS Control Society, Panajim, Goa, Programme Officer Incharge Prof. Rajesh V. Shetgaokar and the NSS student Voluonteers.

The Chief Guest Ms. Jeunesse D. Fernandes, gave insight through a power point presentation about the HIV/AIDS, Prevention strategies and healthy behavior practices.  She also explained in detail the various causes for the spread of diseases.

After the presentation, the discussion was held about the various aspects of AIDS an questions were answered by the resource person.

A total of 138 NSS Volunteers were present for the Inaugural function.  The programme was compared by Miss Tejasway, TYB.Com Student.

The NSS Programme Officer Incharge Prof. Rajesh Shetgaokar delivered the welcome address and introduced the Chief Guest while the vote of thanks was proposed by Programme Officer Teja Temkar.