Mangaluru, Sep 14: St Agnes College (Autonomous), Mangaluru organized a farewell programme on September 13 for Dr Adelaide Saldanha on attaining superannuation.
Lavita with her group invoked God's blessings on her through a prayer song. Shanthi welcomed the gathering.
Vidya Saraswathi from the department of Mathematics appreciated the loving service given by Dr Adelaide to the college for the past thirty seven years.
Sr Dr Lydia Fernandes A C the joint secretary of St Agnes Institutions felicitated her on behalf of the management along with Sr Dr M Venissa A C the principal, Sr Carmel Rita A C, the administrator and Ujwala the PTA vice-president.
Sr Dr Venissa A C, the principal appreciated the quality of service given by Dr Adelaide and her beautiful life which touched the lives of her students.
Sr Dr Lydia A C appreciated her for being a model and inspiration to her students and for being a true Agnesian.
Dr Adelaide shared with the audience her life lived at St Agnes and thanked all the people who have played an important role in the successful career she had at St Agnes College. Elson compered the programme.