Jamshedpur, July 3: Rotary wheel has turned and completed its full rotation on the midnight of 30th June’16. On the onset of new Rotary Year 2016-17 has commenced with the changing of date to 1st July.
Installation Ceremony of the incoming President, Secretary and the Board of Directors of Rotary Club of Jamshedpur West, one of the most important event of the club was held on Friday, July 1 at a city hotel, one .
Ruchi Narendran the Chief Guest on the occasion opened the event by lighting the auspicious lamp.
During the installation function District Governor of Rotary, District 3250 Dr R Bharat along with gracious spouse Dr Vijaya was felicitated by the club.
The outgoing President Rajender Sachdev highlighted the important projects and events of his tenure to the club for the Rotary year 2015-16.
The club received several awards at a ceremony held in Patna on 26th June’16.
The list of awards include Presidential citation Gold, District service award, Best president, Best secretary, Best Literacy Project, Award for participating in child development program, Award for service project WINS, Award for services to community, Award for Gurukul ( model school), Award for girl hygiene ( S. Napkin), Award for Ryla, Award for public image initiative, Best attendance in meetings, Award for New generation service, Best communication With DG, Global grant initiative, Best district chairman ( A. Bakshi), Best lady Rotarian ( Sujata), Best Rotarian couple, Best e bulletin, Award for effort in remodelling village Harisunderpur (Preeti Sehgal), Best editor, Outstanding AG ( Pratim), Award for co-ordinating literacy seminar ( a Bakshi ), A Special Literacy Award (maya Sahay), Second highest foundation contribution in the district and Top Performer (Over All ).
Ruchi Narendran addressed the club on women empowerment, education and social work.
Late Vanita Chand Memorial Shield , a rolling trophy for Best Interact Club was presented to Kerala Samajam Model School.
Award for Runner Up Interact Club was given to Narbheram Hansraj School, a trophy donated by Dr Rita Jha.
Award for the Best Rotract Club went to Karim City College, A Rolling trophy in memory of Late C. R. Bakshi was given.
The Installation function was graced by District Secretary Pratim Banerjee, Assistant Governor Katy Gabba and Amresh Sinha, Past District Governor Vijay Mehta and Ronald D’Costa, Hony. Prem Sagar, Jusco MD Ashish Mathur, Jamipol MD Adarsh Agarwal, Col. Saurav Sharma, Unit Head of the Army Jamshedpur, Shuvara Mukherjee, Srimanti Sen President of AIWC Jamshedpur, PP Rtn. & K.N. Venkat.
Dignitaries and guests from leading corporate houses of Jamshedpur including Presidents & Secretaries of other local Rotary clubs.