Karthik had been instrumental in conceptualizing and founding the Rotaract South Asian MDIO and also is the Principal Author of its bye-laws.
What is a Rotaract Multidistrict Information Organization (MDIO)?
MDIO stands for Multidistrict Information Organization. Rotaract MDIOs function as regional offices of information and resources for Rotaractors. They are comprised of Rotaract clubs in two or more districts, within a country or encompassing several countries. MDIOs are formed for the purpose of disseminating information and facilitating communication among Rotaract clubs in the participating districts. Over the last ten years, Rotaract MDIOs have been a driving force in enhancing communication and promoting Rotaract awareness and growth in many regions of the world.
In 2010-11, Karthik served as the President of the Rotaract South Asia MDIO. Karthik has been recognized by the Hon’ble Governor of Karnataka, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Karnataka for his social entrepreneurship projects & from the Hon’ble Governor of Odisha, Shri S C Jamir for his yeomen service to society. He also was awarded the ‘Service above Self’ Award (The highest honor given to a Rotaractor in Asia) from the Chairman of the Rotary Foundation of Rotary International and ‘Lead the Change’ award form the President of Rotary International for his self-less leadership & service all after he became President of the MDIO
Currently after completing 12 years of meritorious service he has quit Rotaract in search of new pastures.