M. Srinivas

Experience in the field of Mountaineering

  • 1972: Basic Mountaineering Course (A Grade)
  • Visited Colombo and Thailand in connection with the scout movement.
  • Organised several blood donation camps
  • A towering personality in the scout movement. Extremely active in organizing jamborees, rallies, social programmes, adventure and service activities for the scouts all over the country and participated in them as leader/service party member.
  • Done 3 high altitude Himalayan trekking expeditions (3 as leader)
  • 1956: Joined scouting and has been an activist ever since.

Highlights/Other achievements

  • Instrumental in opening scouting in 3 schools in Bangalore.
  • Running an open unit (Kanteerava Scout group)
  • Received medal of merit in 1985 on completing 50 years in scouting.
  • Presently a State Council member.