Mangaluru, Nov 26, 2018: The youth can ensure a bright future for themselves when they make effective use of the opportunities that come their way, said Ananth G Pai, Executive Director of Bharath Beedi Group.
He was speaking after inaugurating a Youth Festival organised at the CV Nayak Hall on November 25, Sunday as part of the 80th anniversary of the Gowda Saraswatha Brahmana Seva Sangha.
Hailing the achievements of Indians at the global level, he said hard works coupled with determination can help an individual become an achiever.
Prasanna Rao, President of Derik’s Chess Academy urged youngsters to develop interest in sports.
Prakruthi who acted in the Kannada movie ’Sarakari Hiriya Prathamika Shale Kasargod’ was felicitated on the occasion.
Dr Kasturi Mohan Pai, President of the Sangha spoke on the welfare initiatives of the organisation irrespective of caste and creed.
Programme Convenor Kasturi Balakrishna Pai gave the introductory speech. Dr A Ramesh Pai, Honorary Joint Secretary of the Sangha, G Vishwanath Bhat, Honorary Treasurer, PRO Suresh Shenoy were on the dais among others.
Variety competitions were conducted for students of high schools, pre-university colleges and professional colleges.