Mangalore, May. 5: A unique Konkani cultural programme was arranged for the Konkani lovers of Bondel area by Catholic Sabha Bondel unit in association with Karnataka Konkani Sahitya Academy. Konkani Mandow, Gumta songs by Alphonse D’souza Niddodi & team, Other Dances and Traditional Cultural Dances like Rope Dance and Stick Dance was performed by Gopala Gowda & team.
Mahabaa Marla, Kavitha Vasu Mayor & Deputy Mayor, Roy Castelinho President Konkani Sahithya Acadamy, Stany Alvares President Konkani Prachar Sachalan & Dr. Rita Pinto were felicitated. Rev. Fr. Andrew D’souza Parish Priest, Rev. Fr. Patrick Sequeira Asst. Parish Priest, Henbert Pinto, Vice President, Wilfred Alvares Secretary, PPC, Lancy Tauro President Catholic Sabha Bondel were present for the function.