The Red Cross Society here took out a rally on the occasion of the Geneva Convention anniversary here on Thursday.

The Geneva Convention entailed treaties and protocols that delineated treatment meted out to victims of war and prisoners of war.

It sought to set out humanitarian treatment of victims of conflict.

The Red Cross Society here set out on a rally from the Nagapattinam Railway Station to the Government Girls High School.

The rally culminated in distribution of prizes for elocution competitions held in the run up to the anniversary.