About Us

Red Ribbon Club is a movement started by the Government of India in schools and colleges through which, students will spread awareness over HIV / AIDS. It motivates and guides to the students community to extend their kind help towards developing healthy life styles, donating blood to all the needy by promotion of Regular voluntary blood donation. It also emphasises on prevention of drug abuse and drunken driving. The Red Ribbon Club at Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering came into effect from 15/09/2006. It was inaugurated by Dr. V. D. Ramanathan Deputy Director and Head, Department of Clinical pathology, TRC - ICMR- Chennai in the presence of the then Principal Dr. N. Nithiyanandam and Felicitated by Ms. Sethulakshmi YRC Care, Community Research Facility, Chennai. The programme was organized by Dr. S. Selvakumar, SVCE RRC coordinator. Then the subsequent programme of RRC was being conducted on each year. Currently the orientation training programme of SVCE RRC was conducted during 26th July 2018 by RRC coordinator Dr. S. Prabhu. The programme was inaugurated by Secretary Prof. M. Sivanandham and Principal Prof. S. Ganesh Vaidyanathan in the presence of District ICTC counsellor Ms. J. Indira. The programme was sponsored by TACS.

Inauguration of Red Ribbon Club Orientation Programme

  • Educate youth with correct, concise and adequate information and heighten their level of awareness about HIV AIDS, STI and other related issues (thus eliminate myths and misconceptions).
  • Enable youth to identify and understand situations of exploitation and abuse.
  • Sensitize the youth regarding care and support needs of people affected with HIV AIDS and instil in them the spirit to reduce the stigma and discrimination against them.
  • Create and train among the youth a cadre of peer educators for spreading awareness about HIV-AIDS and its prevention in the community.

Prof. S. Ganesh Vaidyanathan - Principal

Dr. S. Prabhu- RRC Coordinator (SVCE)

Prof. R. B. Narayanan, Member and Advisor

Ms. V. Sai Harshini, Student Member, IV Year

Ms. V. Risha, Student Member, III Yr

Mr. A. Saravana Kumar, Student Member, III Yr

Ms. D. V. Dharshini, Student Member, II Yr



The red ribbon club of SVCE organized the societal awareness rally on "Prevention and Control of AIDS" on 01 October 2018 (Monday) at Pennalur Village, Sriperumbudur near by college. The rally was flagged on by the Principal "Prof. S. Ganesh Vaidyanathan". The programme was jointly organized by RRC and NCC - Army wing. The programme was coordinated by the RRC coordinator- Dr. S. Prabhu.

Contact Us


Dr. S. Prabhu
RRC Coordinator
Associate Professor
Department of Biotechnology
Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering 
Post Bag No.1, Chennai - Bengaluru High Road
Pennalur Village
Sriperumbudur Tk. - 602 117
Kancheepuram District
Tamil Nadu, India
Tel: 044 - 27152000 / 27163783 Ext: 576, 582
Mob: 9840180535
Email: sprabhu@svce.ac.in

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