Mangalore, Jan 26: The fourth anniversary of Shree Gokarnatheshwara College Alumni Association was celebrated with grandeur at Shree Gokarnatheshwara College ground on January 25, Saturday.
B Devadas, president of Venkatesh Siva Bhaakti Yoga presided over the event.
Dr Sridhar Maniyani, principal of First Grade College, Kavoor, Prashanth K Sanil, managing director of Nidhiland Infrastructure India Pvt and Jayavikram convener of Sr Gokarnatheshwara College participated as the chief guest.
Speaking on the occasion, Dubai’s well known entrepreneur from Mangalore and an established singer himself, and College Alumni, Harish Sherigar said that the contribution of college has tremendously helped him in shaping his future.
He also said that the college is solely responsible to come out as the renowned singer. The college has also encouraged him in various sports and other competition. He also assured to work and donate for the betterment of the college and wished the college to get more service from the Alumni Association.
Prof K Ravindra, retired principal of Sri Gokarnatheshwara College, Mr Arjun Moras old student and director of Youflick Social Net connect Pvt Limited and Olympian Sahana Nagaraj were felicitated on the occasion.
The chief guests distributed the prizes for the winners of cultural and sports competition. Alumni Nandagopal Shenoy also distributed the scholarship to the poor deserving students.
Later in the cultural programme, Harish Sherigar mesmerized the audience with comedy nite play ‘Thelike Bayi Nilike’.
Association president Naveenchandra B, welcomed the guests and gathering. Secretary Jayashree read out the report. Dinesh Kalladka compered the programme.
College principal Major Gangadhar B, Association office bearer Nandagoapl Shenoy, Dhananjay Nayak, Sunildutt Pai, Loknath B, members and office bearer bearers of Management, teachers and students were present.