12th August 2012 – Town Hall, Calicut
From: Salim N.E (1986-90) / Manoj
subject: [ദര്ശന] Report on 5th Darsana AGB and Biju Cheriyan Memorial Talk
Dear Comrades ,
Vth AGB ,In Kozhikode was a great success.
The registration started from 9 AM onwords. Lineesh ,Ashokan and Raaji were in charge of that.89 Darsana members are participated in the AGB The AGB started at 11 AM.
The welcome speech was made by Comrade Unnikrishnan ,darsana Kozhikode chapter chairman and presided over by Comrade MGS,Darsana President. Anushochana prameyam is done by Comrade Sharath. The inauguration was done by Sr.Kodakkad Sreedharan. In his inaugural speech he tried to give us a picture about the changing Kerala. Then there was a felicitation by Dr,K.Achuthan.He stated that rapid changes are taking place in technology nowadays and so we engineers has to well equipped always to face this changes. We have to increase our Engineering skill through constant studies. Darsana should concentrate on this also. A four member praseediyam was selected for the smooth functioning of the AGB.
Then General Secretary placed the annual report.Comrade Ajith Sacharia placed the report about Darsana Consultancy. Then there was active discussions from the members about these reports. All the members present in AGB participated in the discussions. General secretary replied to the discussions on report and the report is unanimously approved by the AGB.Then new executive committee is also unanimously elected. The AGB concluded at 4.30 Pm.
At 5 Pm ,Kudumba sangamam started. Theinauguration is done by K.P.kunjikkannan, Director ,kelluvettan Padana Kendram.The cultural prograame was inaugurated by Haneefa Ambaadi ,the film activist.
The programme committee arranged an orchestra for this function.There was provision for our members to participate in this orchestra. Our family members actively participated in this.The Prominent Darsana singers were Vinod Nambeessan,Somaraaj ,daughters of Sajith,Udayan and Rafeequ etc.( All the names I am not remembering ).
An ifthaar party was also arranged in connection with the Family meet. The family meet was concluded with a group song ,balikudeerangalle sung by Comrade MGS,Ajith Sakharia, Dinesh, Somaraajan, Salim, Kabeer, manoj.K.C, SunilMenon, Vinod Nameessan et al. This songs and cultural activities creates a feeling that we were in front of the second hostel.We all comrades and our family members enjoyed this function very much . The Family meet concluded at 9 PM.About 175 Darsana family members are actively participated in this.
As a part of organizing committee ,I feel the AGB was a great success. We organizing committee personally thanking you all Darsana members for their active participation in this AGB.
With regards ,
From KC Manoj
As part of this year’s AGB and associated programs at kozhikode, one of the important activity planned is astudents interaction program. Details of the program are as follows:
On 12th August 2012, starting at 2.00 PM. At KSTA hall
Conducted in co-operation with Technos.
Inaguration by Prakash Bare from 1982 – 86 batch
It is estimated that about 100 engineering students from various colleges in and around Kozhikode will participate. The planned format of the program is to have 4 or 5 panelists in addition to Prakash. The panelists would be senior members from the industry and representing diversity of industry, geography and type of services. Post the inaugural talk, each of the panelist can give a brief talk on their campus life, post campus career and key factors that helped them through the journey. Subsequent to this, the floor will be open for questions from the students. The idea is to give some ideas and tips to what to expect in the industry and what is essential to navigate the system.