History of Karnataka Red Cross

Indian Red Cross society, was established as per the  Indian Red Cross Act-1920, a branch of Indian Red Cross Society in the state of Karnataka was established in the year 1921.

Founder Patron, Presidents and Vice Presidents

Sl No

Founder Patron

President

Vice President

 

1

His Highness

Sri Krishnaraja Wodeyar

Bahadur Maharaja Of Mysore.

 

2

First President

His Highness

Sri Kanteerava Narasimharaja Wodeyar

 

Sri.K Hanumanthayya

3 Chief Patron

His Highness

Sri Jaya Chamarajendra  Wodeyar

 

Sri B.D Jatti

4 Justice A.R Somanath Iyer Sri S.Nijalingappa
5 Justice Nittur Srinivasa Rao Sri Veerendra Patil
6 Gen S.M Nagesh

 

His Excellancy

Dharma Vira

Sri  S.R Kanti.
7 His Excellency

Govind Narain

Sri Devraja Urs

 

8 His Excellency

A.N Bannerji..

Sri R Gundu Rao
His Excellency

P Venkatasubbiah

Sri Ramkrishna Hegde
9 Justice S.Mohan Sri S.R Bommai
10 His Excellency

Banu Prathap Singh

Sri Veerendra Patil
11 His Excellency

Khurshed  Alam Khan

Sri S Bangarappa
12 His Excellency

V.S Ramadevi

Sri M.Veerappa Moily Sri H.D Devegowda
13 His Excellency

T.N Chaturvedi

Sri J. H. Patel.
14 His Excellency

Rameshwar Thakur

 

Sri S.M Krishna

Sri N Dharamsingh

Sri H.D Kumaraswamy

15 PRESIDENT

His Excellency

Hans Raj Bhardwaj

 

Sri B.S Yedyurappa

Dr.S.Krishna Murthy I.P.S(Retd) till 31-03-2014

16 His Excellency

Shri Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala

Dr.C Somasekhara IAS(Retd)