The Konkani Sangha organized “Pavsa Gammath – 2017”, an extravagant food fest celebrating the joy of the rainy season on the 29 of July, Saturday in the main auditorium. The chief guest for the event was Rev. Dr Praveen Martis SJ, Principal of St Aloysius College. Rev.Fr Pradeep Sequiera, SJ the finance officer and the Vice-Principals of various blocks were also present on this occasion.
Mr Melroy D’Souza, Secretary of the Sangha welcomed the gathering. Ms Renita Menezes, President of the Sangha florally welcomed the chief guest. Rev. Fr Praveen Martis, SJ, addressed the gathering. He expressed his appreciation to the members of the Sangha for all the hard work and the effort they put into the activities throughout the year. The vote of thanks was delivered by Ms Jesvita Quadras, Secretary of the Sangha. Mr Avit Lobo compered the program.
The items were prepared by the families of the association. They included vorne, patrade, keerl ani moongsukka, garresukka, galbyanchi chutney, Karanyachi chutney, gariyo, mandas and patholi. The event was received with tremendous appreciation from all staff and students of the college.