Kakinada: The Indian Red Cross Society (IRCS) district branch has won 25 gold medals for enrolling a higher number of memberships and collecting donations for ‘Protsaham’ scheme in 2008-09.

Collector and IRCS district chairman Gopalakrishna Dwivedi is being awarded three gold medals and secretary P. Durga Raju two medals, according to an official release.

Besides, 20 medals are being presented to IRCS officers and staff who got membership done and mobilised donations to ‘Protsaham’.