Friday, April 13, 2012
Award function 2012
As planned this year award function for 10th April 2012 went on very well. It was simple one compared the previous one. But this time awardees selected were exemplary. Mr.Ramesh Putnalli , Range Forest Officer, Sharavathi wildlife sanctuary was the chief guest and Mr.Chidambar Hedge, a known physiotherapist was guest of honor. As announced earlier, PARISARA SRI award was presented to Mr. Ameen Saab Nadaaf, a forest guard at Bhadra Wildlife sanctuary. The award presented to Mr.Nadaaf by RFO. His achievements were read out by Ms.Kritika. Then SAMAJA SRI Award presented to Mr.Purushotham by Guest of honor Mr.Chidambar Hegde. His achievements were read out by Ms.Kritika. While speaking on the occasion Mr.Ramesh Putnalli stressed the need for active participation of people in conserving the forest, Mr. Hegde asked people to work unitedly for betterment of rural life. While accepting the SAMAJA SRI award Mr. Purushotham thanked the The Sharavathi Nature Conservation Trust(R) for recognizing the people who dont make noice but silently work for the society, Mr.Nadaaf stressed the need of holistic approach to save the forest. Trust Vice Precident Mr. Ranganath Hegde gave vote of thanks. It was another memorable day for all of us to award the best people. Lot trekking friends had sent the best wishes to the awardees and they have been conveyed to them, thank u all for the gesture.