Mangaluru, Nov. 27, 2022: Rotary Club of Mangalur central jointly with Rotaract Club of Mangaluru City Organised their 22nd Annual Inter Childrens care and protection centers Meet “Chinnara Utsav” exclusively for the inmates of the 10 different Childrens care and protection centers operating in and around the Dist on Sunday at Canara High School Urva Premises.
It was a one day long fun fair, Joy filled festival of Sports and Cultural Events wherein 400 children after presenting a Colourful march past session, actively participated sports and cultural competitions with zeal enthusiasm. It was a day to cherish and relish in their life time.
Mangalore University Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. P.S. Yedapadithaya, in his inaugural address lauded the community development oriented service projects rendered by the Rotary by providing a suitable platform and equal opportunity to the childrens of children care and protection centers to showcase their skills and talents thereby eliminating social inequality. He advised that the voluntary service organizations should strive hard to eliminate the social inequality and backward feeling prevailing in the society. He assured to extend full corporation from the Mangalore University. He also opined that the participation in the competition is important than winning.
Chairman of the organizing committee Rtn. Dr. Devdas Rai revealed that this event is a part of their Community development oriented service project, the aim and objective is to bring a smile on the faces of the lovely children at least for a day and a feeling that they are not lonely.
President of the Rotary Club Rtn. Sai Baba Rao welcomed Rotary Dist. Asst. Governor zone II Rtn. Rajgopal Rai was guest of honour. President Elect Rtn. Rajesh Shetty, Rotaract President Rtr. Arjun Prakash, Secretary Rtr. Avinash were present. Rotary Club Secretary Rtn. Pradeep Kulal proposed a vote of thanks. Kum. Shravya compeered the programme.
In the Valedictory Function Rotary Dist. Governor Nominee Rtn. Vikram Datta graced occasion as Chief guest and distributed prized and certificates to the winners and runners up and awarded Trophy to the team for their overall performance.