Mangaluru Aug 19, 2016: Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu distributes Vishwa Konkani Student Scholarship Fund (VKSFF) for Konkani students in an award ceremony organized by Konkani Language and Cultural Foundation (KLCF) at T V Raman Pai Convention Hall on August 19 Friday.
Addressing the public Suresh Prabhu said, Konkani’s have always been visionaries and it reflects in four nationalized bank which are serving the nation. Mother tongue need to be promoted and build life around it to become successful.
Minister RV Deshpande said that, Education stands on the quality and merit, if you fail to get those then education that you pursue is of no use.Today you are provided with various facilities by your parents and organizations like Vishwa Konkani Kendra which needs to be utilized by the young generation.
President of Vishwa Konkani Kendra Basti Vaman Shenoy, Chairman of VKSFF Ramdas Kamath, Entrepreneur Jagannath Shenoy,MD of Ryan International Group of Institutions Grace Pinto and others were present.