November 9, 2014
Dubai, It was a glorious and glittering celebration for “KaDaM” (Kundapura Devadiga Mitra) members when they congregated to commemorate their fourth anniversary on 7th Nov at Marco Polo Hotel Deira, Dubai.
The program kick started sharp at 12.00am with the lighting of the lamp by Mr. and Mrs. Dinesh Devadiga, Mr. and Mrs. Sudhakar Devadiga, Mr.and Mrs. Nithyanand Beskoor, Mr. Raghuram Devadiga, Mr.Raju Devadiga Trasi, Mr. Sheena Devadiga, and Mr. Balakrishna Salian, followed by a prayer song devotionally recited by Mr. Shiva Kumar.
Mr. Nithyananda Beskoor welcomed the members, sponsors and the media to the function by promising an exciting day filled with loads of entertainment, fun and frolic.
Program was ably hosted by Mr. Santosh Sherigar & Mrs Vidhya Shivakumar
Ms. Divya conducted spot games to the gathering.
The cultural program kick started with Traditional dance by Laxmi Jayachandran of Symphony group followed simultaneously by a small video presentation of KaDaM called “ Nishwartha Seveyalli KaDaM” and it succeeded in showcasing the traditional way of peaceful living in the earlier time and current way of terrific living with the day today hurdles like rushing to the office in the morning, traffic Jam, no time for family and people are forgetting the peaceful life with a self adopted modern life. And also it depicted the Growth and social work KaDaM has undertaken since its inception.
As of date, “KaDaM” takes pride to announce that a whopping amount of around Rs.15 Lakhs has been collected as KaDaM Education Fund kept in a bank as Fixed deposit. With bank interest and contribution from KaDaM Members every year around Rs.2 Lakhs worth of Scholership and Rs. 1 Lakhs worth of Books is being distributed to the needy people and also every now and then based on the request KaDaM members are contributing to pay for the medical expenses to the hospitalized patients. The Monthly Contribution of the Members helped to create Medical Fund to necessitate unexpected medical expenditure. KaDaM Team conducts Blood Donation in Latifa Hospital Dubai as its social cause and organizes a day long Picnic to its members every year.
The spellbound performance by versatile group singers Mr. Shiva Kumar, Mr. Shahid. Mr. Raghavendra Hebri, Kumari Adhira & Ms. Divya headed by KaDaM member Mr. Pramod Kumar mesmerizes the audience with their melodious numbers. Dance performance by Kumari Maunika, participants from Symphony Institute Ajman, Vijaya & Groups Dubai, and Ocean Kids kept the audience on their Toes with their class performance. The twin dance performance by KaDaM Man and women choreographed by Mr. Satish Devadiga attracted the crowd attention and Mr. Satish Devadiga was given token of appreciation and also Mr. Yuvaraj K Devadiga awarded with “Best Team Player of the Year 2014” for his best all round performance in organizing event.
KaDaM Devadiga Sadaka Prashasti – 2014 conferred on Mr. Raghuram Devadiga Alooru
This year ‘Devadiga Sadaka Prashasti’ was conferred on Mr. Raghuram Devadiga as recognition to his achievements and contributions in Karnataka State Govt. Employee Association and his continuous social work for the well fare of the people.