Commemoration of World AIDS DAY by Red Ribbon Club (RRC)

The Red Ribbon Club, Indira Gandhi Institute of Dental Sciences (IGIDS), Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth, conducted an Essay competition on HIV / AIDS awareness on the theme “Know your status” for the undergraduate and postgraduate students of IGIDS on 31st January 2019. Dr. John Baliah, Reader, Dept. of Oral Medicine and Radiology, IGIDS, judged the competition. The following were the winners of the essay competition.

In post graduate student category,

Dr. Sanchayita RoyI year PG, Department of Prosthodontics, Crown & BridgeFirst
Dr. Anirudh C VI year PG, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial SurgerySecond
Dr. ChitraIII year PG, Department of Oral PathologyThird


In undergraduate student category:

Mr. Roshan RajinyThird yearFirst
Ms. Yamuna BalouThird yearSecond
Ms. MadhumithaFirst yearThird
Ms. Josephine SujaSecond yearConsolation


The valedictory program for prize distribution was held on 6th January 2019 between 2.30 pm to 3.30 pm at Ground floor lecture hall, MGMCRI. All the students of IGIDS attended the valedictory program. Prof Sathyanarayanan, Vice Principal (Admin) and Dr. Santha Devy, Vice Principal (Acad), IGIDS, awarded attractive prizes to the winners of the Essay competition. Information on Voluntary blood donation and the Voluntary blood donor’s directory were addressed to the gathering by Dr. Shivasakthy, Program organizer, Red Ribbon Club, IGIDS.