Dubai, UAE: “Band Charitra” created a history once again on 13th April 2018 with their fabulous performance in Dubai. The event was well organized by Precious Parties along with associate sponsor Konkan Yuva.
The inaugural ceremony was initiated by pouring the seven colors of sand representing seven Emirates of UAE living in unity.
The event was inaugurated by Chief Guest Walter Nandalike of Editor in Chief, DaijiWorld, Spiritual Director of Konkan Yuva and Assistant Parish Priest of St.Mary’s Catholic Church Fr. Robert Lasrado, Joseph Mathias from Merit Freight Group, Dr. Frank Fernandes from Mosacco Shipping, Benedict Pinto, along with Josna Martis, President and Shelma D'Almeda, and Secretary of Konkan Yuva.
In the inaugural message, Chief Guest Walter Nandalike appreciated the efforts taken up to bring the Konkani community together. Fr. Robert appreciated the efforts taken up by Konkan Yuva in organizing such an event successfully and called audience to support Konkani language and culture.
All the sponsors, donors and well-wishers were honored by Chief Guest Walter Nandalike and Fr. Robert Lasrado. Deepak Machado compered the stage program. President of Konkan Yuva Josna Martis rendered vote of thanks to all the support received.
The event had performances from legendry singer Mike Simon along with ace singers Melwyn Antony D’Souza, Lavita Lobo and Akshada Talaulikar. The musical event had some smashing hits like “TujaTondar” , “Maria”, “Chedun”, “Laveena”, “Ye Veggie Ye” along with other hit numbers. The band also had atribute session dedicated to popular Konkani Singers.
Along with tremendous music the Trio from Kuwait, Stephen, Lancy and Jaison sent the crowd into laugh riot in between the songs with their rib tickling skits.
The famous dance troupe Ocean Kids performed dances enhancing the magic of the musical event. Legendry singer Mike Simon was honoured by Konkan Yuva and Band Charitra for his lifetime contribution to Konkani Music.
The ace compere Roshan D’Silva carried the event swiftly.
Dubai Konkani music lovers had a fabulous evening filled with soothing music, laughter and gracious dance moves. The event was well received by the audience.