By Samanvaya Team Members:
Mangalore:Konkani Cultural Organization (K.C.O.) Abu Dhabi along with Samanvaya, Mangalore had organized a seminar on Building Corruption Free Personality at Samanvaya Conference Hall, Urwastores on May 23, 2010 for its scholarship students.
The president of the function Rev. Dr Pius Fidelis Pinto the managing trustee of Samanvaya inaugurated the seminar by lighting the lamp and called upon the scholarship students to imbibe and nurture values in them and to build a society free of corruption. He said “Corruption is widely spread in all the developmental fields of India. This epidemic is spreading like Cancer. Honest silent people should break their silence against this menace”.
Mr.David Lobo, Extension worker of CODP and Mrs Sushma Priyadarshini D’souza, teacher of Alvas Dance College were the chief guests and gave away their messages.
The resource person Rev. Dr.Ronald Cutinha director of Samanvaya portrayed the sad scene of Corruption in India through various instances and PowerPoint presentations. He explained how and why the corruption starts? Different types of corruption and what policies and decisions should be taken to stop the corruption completely? A few students gave feedback on the day’s proceedings.
In the beginning Reema Pinto and group sung the prayer song. Fr. Cutinha welcomed, introduced the guests and proposed vote of thanks. Vinisha Mendonca compered. 61 students participated in this seminar and decided to live a corruption free life.
Edited and Published By Konkanifriends Team