Bangalore: The Bangalore Konkani Catholic Sangh® had its Annual General Body Meeting and elections for the year 2018-2020 in the Holy Cross hall, Maruthi Nagar, Bangalore recently.
Annual General Body Meeting which commenced at 7:00pm with invoking God's blessings. President Mr. William Pinto welcomed the gathering. Mr. Antony M Lobo read out the last AGM report and it was approved by the past presidents. Mr. Alwyn Rasquinha Secretary of the association presented the annual activities and it was approved in the meeting with few suggestions to make by the members presence. Mr. Maxim Lobo, treasurer gave the balance sheet to the members and clarified the doubts of the association funds and its treasury.
Member’s children who have secured above 90% in both 10th and PUC were honored along with their parents by the Rev. Fr. Amaldas, Parish Priest, St. Anthony’s Friary Church, Madiwala. Adresssing the gatherings he said “ I am very much happy to have full support from the association in the activities of the church. I will extend my full support to the association for its good works for the community, church and society. Our church began its Tuesday’s Konkani mass to make sure that Konkani community will get benefited with regards to their religious needs. But sadly there only few people attending the mass for the same. I will be happy if association encourage Konkani people to attend this mass along with the novena to Padua’s St. Anthony”.
Outgoing President Mr. William Pinto thanked all the past presidents, office bearers association members and his family for their continuous support during his 4 years of presidential tenure. He also wished all good success for the future committee to uphold the prestige of the association.
Mr. Charles Gomes founder President of Kanara Entrapraneur, Bengaluru who presided the election being at the venue as Election Returning Officer. The election was opend for the post of President, Secretary, Vice President, Joint Secretory and Treasurer’s post. The below listed members were elected anonymously by the members.
Mr. Alwyn Rasquinha thanked all the members. Annual general Body meeting was concluded with fellowship dinner for the members.
Newly elected members of the association are as follows:-
FRANK COELHO - PRESIDENT
JYOTHI MENEZES - VICE PRESIDENT
ANTONY LOBO - SECRETARY
SHANTHI D'SOUZA - JOINT SECRETARY
SONAL MENEZES - TREASURER
WILLIAM PINTO - IMM PAST PRESIDENT
ALWYN RASQUINHA - IMM PAST SECRETARY
MAXIM LOBO - COMMITTEE MEMBER
MARIA PINTO - COMMITTEE MEMBER
ALWYN MENDONCA - COMMITTEE MEMBER
DR.FULTON DSOUZA - COMMITTEE MEMBER
GABRIEL D'SOUZA - COMMITTEE MEMBER
PETER REBELLO - COMMITTEE MEMBER
ROSHAN SEQUEIRA - COMMITTEE MEMBER
VIVAN D'SOUZA - COMMITTEE MEMBER
EDITA D'SOUZA - COMMITTEE MEMBER
MEERA MACARENHAS - COMMITTEE MEMBER
MARK D'SOUZA - COMMITTEE MEMBER
JENNIFER D'SOUZA - COMMITTEE MEMBER
GAYWIN CRISTAN LASRADO - COMMITTEE MEMBER
RYAN FERNANDES - COMMITTEE MEMBER
RENALIA D'CUNHA - COMMITTEE MEMBER
PRESCILLA MENEZES - COMMITTEE MEMBER
ADLIN RODRICKS - COMMITTEE MEMBER
MATILDA REGO - COMMITTEE MEMBER
REGINALD D'SOUZA - COMMITTEE MEMBER
JOYCE MENEZES - COMMITTEE MEMBER
LAWRENCE FERNANDES - COMMITTEE MEMBER