Manpreet Singh, chairman, ISC Salalah, was the chief guest. Singh and Aleem Khan, convenor, Telugu Vibhag, addressed the gathering. The speakers thanked His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said and prayed to the Almighty for his excellent well being and extended life.
The cultural events began with the ceremonial lighting of the lamp followed by the conventional Panchanga Sravanam. Over 178 participants of numerous age groups enthralled the audience with their captivating performances primarily based on classical, semi-classical and cinematic medleys. Some of the noteworthy programmes incorporated a dances primarily based on Telugu saint-poet Annamacharya’s life. The Telugu Festivals presented by the lady members showcasing the essential festivals of the Telugu States won the acclaim of the viewers.
The highlight of the occasion was Children’s Fashion, and the Grand Finale was committed to the well-liked actress of Indian film market, Sridevi, who passed away lately. Popular songs of Sridevi from a wide spectrum of her acting profession had been replicated on stage. Conceived and directed by Nityanand and Ganesh, cultural secretaries, Murali, co-convenor, and Pavan, PRO of the Telugu Vibhag, this item engrossed the audience with superb efficiency by all dancers. The whole occasion was carried out on a beautifully decorated stage, with Taj Mahal as the backdrop.
The occasion was attended by about 800 individuals across Indian neighborhood in the Dhofar Region. Delicious dinner was served to every person. Mementos and certificates of appreciation had been offered to all the participants. Sheikh Ali, sports secretary, presented the Vote of Thanks. Dr Raghuram, treasurer and Surya Prakash, joint sports secretary of the committee, supervised the arrangements.
Information Source: Muscat Daily