Udupi; Nov 16: Smt.Celine Karkada, member of Karamballi ward was elected unanimously in the election held on Nov 16, Saturday, in standing committee meeting as the new chairman of the standing committee of Udupi municipal council
The meeting was chaired by the president of the municipality Yuvaraj P. Municipal commissioner Shreekanth Rao.K was the election officer.
Standing committee members like Meenakshi Madhava Bannanje, Vijaya Jathanna, Shantarama Salgaonkar, Prashant Bhat, Vijaya Poojary, Ramesh Poojary, Shobha Poojary, Hemalata Hilary Jathanna, Jyothi Nayak and Geeta Ravi Shet were present in the meet.
Standing committee member Smt.Meenakshi Madhava Bannanje proposed the name of Smt.Celine Karkada for the post of chairman. Member Prashant Bhat seconded the proposal.
Smt.Celine Karkada has been unanimously elected as the new chairman of the standing committee for the year 2013-14.
President of the municipality, vice president, standing committee members, municipality councils members like Shree Harmis Noronha, Shree Shashiraj Kundar, Prashant Amin, Sandhya Tilak, Latha Ananda Sherigar, Vijaya Manchi and commissioner extended their best wishes and congratulated the new chairman.