Muscat, May 19, 2014: The 24th annual meet of Vishwabrahmana Okkoota, Muscat (VOM) community was held with much fanfare at Muscat Tower Auditorium, Wadi Kabir in Sultanate of Oman recently.
This is the third consecutive year that the association organized its annual meet, featuring a colourful cultural extravaganza by the members of the community. On this auspicious occasion the community member living across the length and breadth of the Sultanate of Oman were present.
Balalkrishna Acharya, Mangalore was the chief guest and inaugurated the programme by lighting the lamp.
Addressing the gathering, Balalkrishna Acharya appreciated the humanitarian work being done by the community members through VOM.
K Ganesh Acharya, Kaup, who has been the leading the Vishwabrahmana community in Sultanate of Oman spoke on the stage, requested the community members who live in the Sultanate to come forward and participate in the Okkoota programmes and also stressed that these type of achievements, programmes and extending of help to the community are made possible by the voluntary support of the office-bearers of VOM and community members.
VOM committee honoured Sreekant B Acharya, one of the up-and-coming politician in the community.
Members of Oman’s Vishwabrahmana management committee comprising of K Ganesh Acharya Kaup, president, Seetharama Acharya, Karkala, vice-president, Jayarama Acharya Karkala, secretary, Harischandra Acharya Kenja, Kuthyar, joint secretary and Sadananda Acharya, Karkala, treasurer were present on the occasion.
Cultural programmes followed by formal function attracted the thousands of audience. Harishchandra Acharya, welcomed the gathering and proposed vote of thanks.