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Daijiworld Media Network—Mumbai (RD/CN)
Mumbai, Feb 25: The 12th annual family get-together of the Juhu Andheri Versova Ville Parle Association of Bunts (JAVAB) was held here recently at the Green Acres, Lokandwala Garden, Samart Nagar, Andheri (West).
The entire gathering was offered a grand traditional welcome distinct to the Tulunadu region, with the melody of trumpets, drums, and other musical instruments.
JAVAB president Anand P Shetty and other office-bearers inaugurated the stage programme by lighting the lamp.
JAVAB vice-president Papillion Raghu L Shetty, secretary C V Shetty, treasurer Ramesh N Shetty, joint secretary Madhukar Shetty, joint treasurer Vijay N Shetty, founder president and funds collection committee president Divakar M Shetty, cultural committee president Shankar T Shetty, membership drive committee president B Shivaram Naik, and former president N C Shetty, were present on the dais.
Former president B Vivek Shetty, Ramesh U Shetty, lawyer Anand V Shetty, executive committee member Ashok S Shetty, D K Shetty, Gunakar D Shetty, Nagesh N Shetty, chartered accountant I R Shetty, J V Shetty, Jayaprakash Shetty, Mohan S Shetty, Nagesh N Shetty, Dr Prabhakar Shetty B, Ratnakar V Shetty, Satish Bhandary, Dr Sudhakar G Shetty, Dr Vachan Shetty, Vaman Shetty, and Vishwanath Hegde were present on the occasion.
JAVAB members and their families arrived at the venue in traditional Tulunadu attire and also staged various traditional dances.
Tulu play ‘Tuluunaddha Parbolu’, was staged by JAVAB members as part of the entertainment programme. Traditional Tulunadu traditional delicacies were served to all courtesy of Manish Caterers’ proprietor Vaman S Shetty.