Mangalore, Sep 21, 2011 : The Paldane parish won the first prize in the inter-parish drama competition organized by the Konkani Natak Sabha ® for parishes coming under the Mangalore Diocese.
Around 160 parishes participated in this event. Vamajoor and Bondel parishes won the second and the third prize, respectively.
Angelore, Nithyadar Nagar, Cascia, and Mukka parishes won the consolation prizes.
The winning drama troupe of Paldane include Cyril Fernandes, Prashanth Fernandes, Marceline Fernandes, Lizzy Fernandes, Patsy Monteiro, Benedicta Monteiro, Siyan Monteiro, William Lobo, Augustine Fernandes, Ronson Menezes, Austin Monteiro, Lancy Crasta, Anil Correa, Sandeep Fernandes, Priya Baretto, William Fernandes, Roshan Fernandes, and Elias Fernandes.