by Ajith Coelho, Dubai
Dubai, Nov 8: Emirates Putturians celebrated their 5th anniversary function with great fanfare and pomp on 27th October 2006 at the Rocky’s Club, Regent Palace Hotel,Dubai.
The event started off at 11:30 am with the band “Sweet Melodies” belting out popular Konkani numbers. Emirates Putturians president welcomed the guests with a brief introduction. Master of the ceremonies was by Utham. .Emirates putturian secretary Deena Coelho entertained the guests with some interesting games and interactive sessions.
The highlight of the event was Farmers cap (Khandi). It was specially imported from Puttur for the Novelty prizes scheme that was adorned by almost all the guests.
The crowd was enthralled and dancing non-stop to the foot stomping music played by the band and the DJ.
The winners walked away with some nice gifts and all others walked away with a very memorable nostalgic experience and return gifts.
Emirates Putturians takes this opportunity to thank its patrons and all the guests for their whole hearted support and co operation.