World AIDS Day-2012
JSS College of Nursing, Saraswathipuram, Conducted World AIDS Day on 01-12-12 in collaboration with department of District Health and Family Welfare, AIDS control unit of Mysore, Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement, Ashakirana, Ashodaya,Prerana and Anandha jyothi, Spad and RRC association Mysore.
As a Part of world AIDS Day-2012 Rally was conducted, around 900 students participated. Chief Guest of the programme Dr M.S.Malegowda District Health Officer spoke about the the theme of the year i.e. “Bringing to Zero” and said Karnataka Stands 5th highest in India and there are 2.5 lakh people who are affected by retrovirus.
The Function with esteemed Presence of Sri.S.A Ramdas Honarable Minister, Medical Education, Govt of Karnataka, Sri.Vastrad, Deputy Commissioner, Mysore, Dr.Ajay Nagabhushan, CEO, Zillapanchayath, Mysore and other Guests was canceled as it was declared state mourning to mark the sad demise of former Prime Minister Sri.I.K Gujral.
Prof.Sheela Williams, Prinicpal JSS College of Nursing, Dr. T. Raghukumar, District AIDS Prevention and Control Unit Officer, Dr.Guruswami, Medical Superintendent, JSS Hospital,Mysore, Dr.Basavana Gowdappa, Principal, JSS Medical college, Mysore and the officers of RRC of JSS College of Nursing and other colleges of Mysore, volunteers of other voluntary organization, teaching staff and students were present and observed one minute silence to pay respect to the departed soul of Sri.I.K Gujral.