Padubidri, August 1st, 2018: Lion B. Mithun R. Hegde was sworn in as the new president of Lions club Padubdri for the lionistic year 2018-19. Lion N.M. Hegde, the IInd Vice District Governor of Lions Disrict 317C, installed the team of new office bearers. The installation ceremony was held at ‘Amanthran’ hall of Hotel Amar Comforts on Monday, July 30th. Kaup MLA Shri Lalaji R. Mendon was the guest of honour.
Lion Maxim M. D’Souza, the outgoing president, handed over charge to the new president. He thanked all lion members for their excellent support during his tenure and presented mementos. Outgoing Lioness president Sharlet Furtado expressed her gratitude to all Lioness members. The outgoing presidents were felicitated during the occasion for their successful tenure and service.
Lion Mithun Hegde, son of senior Lion and well known businessman Lion Ravindranath G Hegde and Smt. Nalini R. Hegde, is a young businessman and has vast experience in business, politics and religious activities. In his acceptance speech, he said his top priority would be to help the poor and the sick. He expressed his desire to take the club to the newer heights and make it No.1 club in the district.
Kaup MLA Shri Lalai R. Mendon was present as the guest of lhonour. In his speech he said he is closely associated with Lions clubs. He said his father and his brother were active Lion members and both had served as the presidents of Lions club Kaup. He was felicitated by the members of the club during the occasion for winning recent elections.
Lion Jeethendra Furtado was sworn in as the 1st vice president and Lion Naveenchandra Suvarna was sworn in as the 2nd vice president. Lion Dr. Manojkumar Shetty took charge as the secretary and senior Lion Sadashiv Achar took charge as the treasurer. A team of directors were also sworn in. Lion Sharath Shetty, Lion Laxman D. Poojary, Lion Prashanth Shetty and Lion Ravichandra K. Salian were inducted as the new members.
Outgoing secretary Lion Yermal Dinesh Shetty presented the report. Lions Region Chairperson Lion T.G. Acharya, Zone Chairperson Lion Sudha R. Navada and Zone secretary Lion Sadashiva Achar were present on the dais and spoke on the occasion.
New secretary Lion Dr Manojkumar Shetty proposed vote of thanks. Lion Vishukumar Shettibal compered.
Pictures by: Ravi Digitals, Padubidri.