An ‘Electoral Literacy Club’ was constituted at AIMS on 2nd April 2019 to create awareness about voting among the young/first time voters of the institution. Electoral Literacy drive started with registration of all students.
Dr. M G Shivaramu, Dean of Health Sciences, ACU & Principal, AIMS; Dr. Sharada B M, HOD of Anatomy, AIMS; Dr. Shashikiran, Associate Professor, Dr. Raghavendra S K, Assistant Professor, Dr M C Prabhudev, MSW, Mr Yathish B R, MSW all from Department of Community Medicine and student representatives were present on the dais.
Yearlong programmes to encourage student participation in the democratic process of voting were planned. Students took the pledge to exercise their Right to Vote.