Mangaluru: September 17, 2015: Louis J Pinto has been re-elected president of Konkani cultural organization Mandd Sobhann for 2015-16.
The 28th annual general body meeting of Mandd Sobhann was convened at Kalaangann, Shaktinagar here in which the annual report and financial statements were presented, discussed and approved. The new office bearers for the year 2015-16 were elected at the first executive committee meeting on September 11.
They are: Eric Ozario (Gurkar); Louis J Pinto - president; Stany Alvares - coordinator; Arun Raj Rodrigues - vice-president; Kishore Fernandes - secretary; Clara D’Cunha - treasurer; Naveen Lobo - joint secretary; and Victor Mathias - public relations officer. Other members of the committee are: Roy Castelino, Ronald Mendonca, and Rev Fr Ramesh Naik Bandodkar (all ex-officio), Lawrence D’Souza, Irine Rebello, Rahul Pinto, Sunil Monteiro, Harriet Vidyasagar, Alfred Bennis, Nelson Monteiro, Santosh Shenoy, Lingappa Gowda, Joel Mascarenhas and Shri Joy Fernandes.