On the occasion of Deepavali, St Aloysius ITI organised pencil sketch drawing and rangoli competition on October 22 and the Deepavali celebration programme was held in the college auditorium.
The judges for the competition were Reeshel Dsouza, Alwyn Menezes and Santhosh Barboza.
The programme commenced by a prayer service which was led by the students of front office executive. The welcome dance was performed by the students of sewing technology. Vishal, student of front office executive escorted the dignitaries to the dais.
Sachendra Ambagilu – junior training officer, Trinity ITI was the chief guest for the programme. Fr John D’Souza SJ – director, Roshan D’Souza – principal, Alwyn Menezes – vice principal, and Noel Lobo – training officer were present.
Roshan D’Souza, principal welcomed the gathering. Azeem Mohammed, student of front office executive spoke a few words about Deepavali celebration and the significance of Deepavali festival.
Shahima, student of sewing technology sang a song on behalf of Deepavali celebration.
The chief guest addressed the gathering by explaining how diwali should be in our life. “Diwali is a festival of lights where we see firecrackers, house cleaning, lanterns and decorations at home. Also, we should purify ourselves. If you achieve goal in knowledge and have expertise in skills, you will move forward and achieve success in life,” he said.
Fr John D’Souza SJ in his presidential address spoke a few words by saying, “Growth should be continuous. Development by growth, prosperity by development, peace by prosperity, society by peace this must be the cycle. We need to be a lamp in others life. We must be the lamp of the society always.”
The results of Rangoli competition were announced.
PENCIL SKETCH DRAWING COMPETITION
Ist Prize – Kiran, MRAC 1st
IInd Prize – Gagan, EL 1st
IIIrd Prize – Sujay, EM 1st
Ist Prize – Front Office Executive
IInd Prize – MRAC 1st
IIIrd Prize – Sewing Technology
Gyaral Lobo, JTO proposed the vote of thanks. The programme was compered by Vincent Mendonca, JTO.