News & Events

  • 318163 pregnant women screened under Antenatal Screening till March 2017

    and 873 Prenatal Diagnosis done in case of both husband and wife are Minor.

    We have been able to prevent birth of 223 Thalassemia Major children.

  • Dr. Madhuben R. Naik
    is awarded as
    "Best Social Award"
    By National Thalassemia Welfare Society(NTWS)
    in 7th National Thalassemia Conference
    held at AIIMS, New Delhi
    To Know More


    On Celebrating World Thalassemia Day
    Indian Red Cross Society,Gujarat State Branch
    published Book on
    Under Prevention, Research & Control Programme
    To Download Book

  • Starting
    Pre Natal Diagnosis Lab

    Approved by:
    National Accreditation Board for Testing & Calibration Laboratories

  • Starting
    Pre Natal Diagnosis Lab

    This approval is granted first of its kind in India for a Voluntary non professional huminitation service provider organization.

TB Control Project - INDIA

Indian Red Cross Society
Gujarat State Branch
TB Control Project-India

The Indian Red Cross Society National Headquarters is supporting the treatment adherence of most Vulnerable retreatment TB patients with partnership of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and also support of USAID, IFRC, WHO, State TB Association of India and RNTCP Since 2009.

Indian Red Cross Society Gujarat State Branch started “Tuberculosis Control Project- India” from September 2011 in two districts of Gujarat State namely Ahmadabad and Surendranagar districts. The Tuberculosis Control Project mainly focus on “To ensure that Cat-II TB Patients i.e. those who have stopped DOTs treatment without completion are put back on treatment until they are cured.


Dr.S.P.Agarwal M.S. (Padma Bhushan Awardee) Secretary General of Indian Red Cross Society & President of Tuberculosis Association of India 

Improved adherence to Tuberculosis treatment regimens by vulnerable, retreatment Tuberculosis patients


  • To provide care and support for treatment adherence to 100 most-vulnerable retreatment Tuberculosis patients
  • To increase community awareness on Tuberculosis, MDR Tuberculosis and Tuberculosis /HIV through project advocacy, information, education and communication, and social mobilization
  • To reduce stigma and discrimination towards Tuberculosis and Tuberculosis/HIV patients and their family members


CLICK HERE to Download TB Control Project Book